Asus PRIME B550M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 79.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics110% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very 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 B550M-A  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200615
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 01:21
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
79.2% Very good
Memory 68.4
1-Core 135
2-Core 268
86% 157 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 788
81% 635 Pts
64-Core 1,017
68% 1,017 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Gigabyte(1458 370F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
110% Outstanding
Lighting 133
Reflection 144
Parallax 134
107% 137 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 146
Splatting 121
114% 129 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 110%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 128GB
91GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 76 77 114 76 78 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 472
Write 295
Mixed 317
SusWrite 127
67% 303 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 35.2
147% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 187
163% 240 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 52 109 104 120 129 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
27.9% Poor
Read 6.2
Write 30
Mixed 13.7
SusWrite 91
26% 35.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.2
41% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 27.9%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
66.3% Good
MC Read 28
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 26.3
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 21.2
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550M-A Builds (Compare 2,486 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 122%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $789
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