Asus PRIME B460M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming 23%
Desktop 58%
Workstation 17%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 44.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics49.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory28GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 28GB 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B460M-A  (all builds)
Memory19.2 GB free of 28 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210129
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 05:53
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User LKA-User
Background CPU 57%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-3GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10400-$165
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
44.5% Average
Memory 67
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 129
57% 92.5 Pts
4-Core 129
8-Core 130
18% 130 Pts
64-Core 128
9% 128 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 44.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
Asus(1043 863B) 3GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
49.2% Average
Lighting 58.1
Reflection 77.1
Parallax 47.3
47% 60.8 fps
MRender 62.9
Gravity 64.4
Splatting 59.4
52% 62.2 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
120gb SSD 120GB
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.7.5
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 931
Write 486
Mixed 525
142% 647 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 24.8
113% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 64.9
126% 251 MB/s
Poor: 36% Great: 76%
Toshiba MK5059GSXP 500GB-$50
199GB free
Firmware: GN001A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 70 70 71 71 70 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 68.7
Write 64.3
Mixed 18.5
SusWrite 68.8
40% 55.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
V02D4LF8GB5285282133 G.SKILL F4-3200C16-8GTZB Samsung M378A5143DB0-CPB Samsung M378A1K43BB2-CRC 28GB
2666, 2666, 2666, 2666 MHz
8192, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
57.2% Above average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 20.2
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 25
SC Mixed 17.1
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 109
37% 109 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 93%
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Workstation 62%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B460M-A - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $610
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