Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 95.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics88.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive221% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210809
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 16:30
Run Duration259 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU4%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Memory 91.9
1-Core 159
2-Core 317
105% 189 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 933
92% 732 Pts
64-Core 1,183
79% 1,183 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
88.8% Excellent
Lighting 113
Reflection 108
Parallax 109
92% 110 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 101
Splatting 92.4
86% 109 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$60
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN139B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 435 504 495 500 487 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,528
Write 484
Mixed 640
SusWrite 456
222% 1027 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 53.3
225% 93.3 MB/s
DQ Read 571
DQ Write 522
DQ Mixed 479
378% 524 MB/s
Poor: 141%
This bench: 221%
Great: 340%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$70
21GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 66 69 73 71 63 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 119
Write 116
Mixed 63.6
SusWrite 68.6
68% 91.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
180% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 54%
Great: 74%
WD WD5000LPLX-00ZNTT0 500GB
34GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 104 105 104 106 107 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
68.5% Good
Read 133
Write 134
Mixed 64.6
SusWrite 105
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
164% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 84%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$38
37GB free
Firmware: AX1R4C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 106 107 108 107 108 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
55% Above average
Read 84.1
Write 88.7
Mixed 32
SusWrite 107
57% 78 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 55%
Great: 63%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$74
531GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 95 102 107 106 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 74.8
Write 114
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 102
67% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
72% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 90%
Toshiba MK5059GSXP 500GB-$50
24GB free
Firmware: GT001H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 40 39 39 39 39 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
22.2% Poor
Read 37.5
Write 38.3
Mixed 17.4
SusWrite 39.6
24% 33.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
89% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.2%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 3000 C15 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 32.8
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 28.3
SC Write 22.7
SC Mixed 34.9
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 102%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 62: 7R 7G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
62% 19% 104 345 284 144 23.8" 1920 1080 AUS24AF ASUS VP249
History: Score 46: 6R 2G 10B | Score 62: 7R 7G 6B
Typical ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Builds (Compare 4,345 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,004
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