Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics60.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191113
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateApr 29 '21 at 15:17
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Memory 82.3
1-Core 113
2-Core 222
80% 139 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 720
72% 572 Pts
64-Core 959
64% 959 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1436 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
60.2% Good
Lighting 76.4
Reflection 62.5
Parallax 91.8
62% 76.9 fps
MRender 62.3
Gravity 74.6
Splatting 46.4
58% 61.1 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$31
551GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 112 126 134 146 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 182
Write 180
Mixed 82
SusWrite 128
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 89%
Great: 108%
Seagate ST2000VM003-1CT164 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: SC11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 173 178 177 179 175 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 166
Mixed 72.6
SusWrite 175
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 98%
WD My Book 25EE 8TB
4.5TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 190 190 192 189 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 184
Mixed 137
SusWrite 191
236% 173 MB/s
4K Read 3.2
4K Write 10.3
4K Mixed 1.5
413% 5 MB/s
DQ Read 0.9
DQ Write 4.6
DQ Mixed 2
228% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 100%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 24.3
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 25.1
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 28.1
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 76.3
52% 76.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 42,336 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $682
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