Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 22 '20 at 21:13
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU 27%
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 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
81% Excellent
Memory 82.8
1-Core 91.8
2-Core 224
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 672
70% 549 Pts
64-Core 895
60% 895 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.2% Very good
Lighting 91.9
Reflection 85
Parallax 76
75% 84.3 fps
MRender 96.1
Gravity 81.1
Splatting 70
56% 82.4 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 84%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$105
517GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 265 272 261 290 295 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 359
Write 343
Mixed 304
SusWrite 281
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 48.2
4K Mixed 36.8
109% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 237
191% 267 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
MC Read 38.2
MC Write 33.6
MC Mixed 33.8
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 33.9
SC Mixed 28.1
82% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 26,860 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $571
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