Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 84.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.9% 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 Drive262% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210621
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 16:32
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Memory 74.9
1-Core 152
2-Core 291
95% 173 Pts
4-Core 500
8-Core 880
86% 690 Pts
64-Core 1,139
76% 1,139 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6600-XT-$380
Gigabyte(1458 2336) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.10.1
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
98.9% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 143
Parallax 245
93% 168 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 115
Splatting 157
106% 164 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$65
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 951 889 825 839 832 844 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 1,951
Write 2,230
Mixed 1,714
SusWrite 863
380% 1,690 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 74.3
265% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1244
DQ Write 977
DQ Mixed 1,095
823% 1,105 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 262%
Great: 285%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$150
4.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 163 156 160 150 162 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 102
Write 126
Mixed 63.3
SusWrite 151
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.7
220% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3600C18-8GTZRX F4-3600C18-8GTZN F4-3600C18-8GTZRX F4-3600C18-8GTZN 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
67.3% Good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 26.8
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 27
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 90.7
44% 90.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 50: 5R 5G 10B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
50% 36% 56 324 262 60 31.5" 1920 1080 GSM775B LG ULTRAGEAR
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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