Asus PRIME B550-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 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 75.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics52.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive269% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200615
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 03 '20 at 02:09
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 11%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-3GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Memory 69.3
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
86% 157 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 796
77% 617 Pts
64-Core 1072
72% 1072 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
Asus(1043 85ED) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (67 fps cap detected)
52.7% Above average
Lighting 64
Reflection 67.1
Parallax 68.5
52% 66.5 fps
MRender 67.3
Gravity 66.5
Splatting 62.1
54% 65.3 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$65
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 994 845 846 851 849 847 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
269% Outstanding
Read 2017
Write 2,118
Mixed 1,709
SusWrite 872
377% 1,679 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 72.7
256% 96.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,355
DQ Write 1,172
DQ Mixed 1,241
936% 1,256 MB/s
Poor: 200%
This bench: 269%
Great: 293%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 216 214 216 217 220 220 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 54% Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
68.2% Good
MC Read 29
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 26.5
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 24.7
61% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,709 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $755
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