Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 79.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36% 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 Drive52% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory1.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191015
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 20 '21 at 09:41
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%
Watch Gameplay: 580 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Memory 78.6
1-Core 116
2-Core 228
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 703
72% 568 Pts
64-Core 966
65% 966 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
36% Below average
Lighting 40.3
Reflection 40.8
Parallax 55.9
33% 45.7 fps
MRender 42.9
Gravity 50.8
Splatting 37.1
40% 43.6 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 36%
Great: 59%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Lexar 256GB SSD 256GB
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 57 31 36 35 31 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
52% Above average
Read 428
Write 338
Mixed 72.4
SusWrite 56.1
49% 224 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 33.2
4K Mixed 18.3
89% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 51.8
DQ Mixed 26
42% 85.5 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 52%
Great: 210%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
392GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 130 131 146 149 148 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 103
Write 146
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 137
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
106% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 34.1
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 27.9
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 83.2
48% 83.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 28: 2R 3G 9B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
28% 30% 46 184 108 75 23.8" 1920 1080 ACR072B KA242Y
Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 44,290 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: 73% - Very good Total price: $671
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