Asus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 92.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics30.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive395% 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201023
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 27 '21 at 10:23
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 1050-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Memory 82.2
1-Core 141
2-Core 284
94% 169 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 1,019
98% 784 Pts
64-Core 1,486
100% 1,486 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Asus(1043 862A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30.1% Below average
Lighting 36.4
Reflection 41
Parallax 38.4
29% 38.6 fps
MRender 38.2
Gravity 38.4
Splatting 27.2
31% 34.6 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$124
416GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2204 2218 2218 2210 2217 2204 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
395% Outstanding
Read 2,722
Write 2,222
Mixed 1,440
SusWrite 2,212
482% 2,149 MB/s
4K Read 61.7
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 87.4
305% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,374
DQ Write 1,178
DQ Mixed 1,257
947% 1,270 MB/s
Poor: 217%
This bench: 395%
Great: 390%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 8GB
3GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.7 4.1 2.9 3.6 4.1 3.9 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
5.24% Terrible
Read 22.1
Write 16.3
Mixed 17.7
SusWrite 3.5
19% 14.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
20% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.24%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL16G32C16U4R.M16FE 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 37.4
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 39
86% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $807
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