Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive341% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201021
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 02:26
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$374
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Memory 87.2
1-Core 142
2-Core 274
94% 167 Pts
4-Core 544
8-Core 876
90% 710 Pts
64-Core 1,163
78% 1,163 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 204
Reflection 189
Parallax 178
165% 190 fps
Gravity 142
Splatting 126
146% 134 fps
Poor: 135% Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
744GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2335 2216 1484 1435 1464 1467 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
341% Outstanding
Read 2,638
Write 2,475
Mixed 1,878
SusWrite 1,734
490% 2,181 MB/s
4K Read 63.3
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 87.9
289% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 925
DQ Write 865
DQ Mixed 888
668% 892 MB/s
Poor: 245%
This bench: 341%
Great: 377%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
224GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 307 307 306 306 306 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 490
Mixed 427
SusWrite 326
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 58.7
194% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 370
278% 372 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 117%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
415GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 106 110 108 108 108 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 161
Write 113
Mixed 87.6
SusWrite 106
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 32.6
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 29.1
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 33.6
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Builds (Compare 657 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,078
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