Gigabyte GA-B550 GAMING X

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics71% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B550 GAMING X  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200520
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 21 '20 at 05:29
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
83% Excellent
Memory 70.9
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
86% 157 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 823
85% 666 Pts
64-Core 1,051
70% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 83%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
71% Very good
Lighting 282
Reflection 223
Parallax 281
74% 262 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 240
Splatting 174
71% 221 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS250G2B0B-00YS70 250GB
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 217 221 220 217 219 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 405
Write 404
Mixed 332
SusWrite 219
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 44.2
170% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 205
177% 263 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
906GB free
Firmware: HP64
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 123 123 123 123 123 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69% Good
Read 118
Write 119
Mixed 66
SusWrite 123
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 69%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.3% Good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 26.9
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 25.8
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 99.2
40% 99.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-B550 GAMING X Builds (Compare 655 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B550 GAMING X

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $773
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