Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201021
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJan 26 '21 at 08:58
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 76.3
1-Core 136
2-Core 272
89% 162 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 840
85% 673 Pts
64-Core 1,260
85% 1,260 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$110
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 457.09
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 35
Reflection 32.4
Parallax 35
28% 34.1 fps
Gravity 31.6
Splatting 3.8
32% 17.7 fps
Poor: 25% Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$70
28GB free
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,999
Write 2,160
Mixed 1,752
440% 1,970 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 63.4
215% 77.9 MB/s
DQ Read 890
DQ Write 780
DQ Mixed 844
630% 838 MB/s
Poor: 180% Great: 292%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$69
515GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MX4OABS0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 92 82 95 87 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
65.5% Good
Read 138
Write 142
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 89.8
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
144% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 109%
Hitachi HDT725025VLA380 250GB-$132
216GB free
Firmware: V5DOA52A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 62 61 62 63 63 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
28.9% Poor
Read 38.5
Write 38.5
Mixed 25
SusWrite 61.9
30% 41 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28.9%
Great: 36%
USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1 32GB
29GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 40 35 12 12 12 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
36.4% Below average
Read 158
Write 39.8
Mixed 60.2
SusWrite 24.8
76% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 6.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 3.4
212% 4.03 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G30C15U4WL.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.8% Good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 26.6
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 25.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 87.7
46% 87.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 104%

 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 3,046 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,041
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