Asus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics5.13% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive218% 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 04 '21 at 19:22
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$298
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 94.8
1-Core 159
2-Core 316
106% 190 Pts
4-Core 619
8-Core 973
102% 796 Pts
64-Core 1,239
83% 1,239 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 7570
Dell(1028 2B22) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
5.13% Terrible
Lighting 7
Reflection 7.6
Parallax 5.8
6% 6.8 fps
MRender 7.2
Gravity 5.3
Splatting 5.9
4% 6.13 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.13%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team TM8FP6256G 256GB
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFM00.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1126 374 327 324 324 322 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Read 1,331
Write 1,167
Mixed 1,125
SusWrite 466
229% 1,022 MB/s
4K Read 56.5
4K Write 207
4K Mixed 82.5
301% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 909
DQ Write 1,038
DQ Mixed 848
673% 931 MB/s
Poor: 105%
This bench: 218%
Great: 215%
Team T253X6001T 1TB
650GB free
Firmware: SBFMP1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 430 457 463 463 464 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 299
Write 111
Mixed 93.4
SusWrite 450
54% 238 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 21.3
4K Mixed 12.1
56% 17.6 MB/s
DQ Read 14.4
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 232
139% 142 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2E3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 43.2
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 37.1
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 32.1
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 38.1
92% 32.3 GB/s
Latency 57.7
69% 57.7 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 4,704 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $788
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