Asus TUF GAMING A520M-PLUS WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive232% 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.
Very high background CPU (65%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus TUF GAMING A520M-PLUS WIFI  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 19:53
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 65%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Memory 74
1-Core 153
2-Core 281
94% 169 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 890
88% 700 Pts
64-Core 1,162
78% 1,162 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 106%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
892GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1101 796 766 769 828 838 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 1,566
Write 1,448
Mixed 1,292
SusWrite 850
289% 1,289 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 65.4
244% 92.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,173
DQ Write 762
DQ Mixed 890
685% 942 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 232%
Great: 275%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
71.5% Very good
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 27.9
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 25.2
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 92.5
43% 92.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical TUF GAMING A520M-PLUS WIFI Builds (Compare 107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING A520M-PLUS WIFI

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $875
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