Asus PRIME A520M-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 83.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.7% 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 Drive342% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME A520M-K  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210407
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 25 '21 at 12:58
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU5%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$259
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Memory 77.1
1-Core 126
2-Core 247
84% 150 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 827
83% 657 Pts
64-Core 1101
74% 1101 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Lighting 106
Reflection 166
Parallax 102
86% 125 fps
MRender 96.4
Gravity 101
Splatting 99.5
81% 98.9 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$69
110GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 87 86 78 87 74 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 147
Write 113
Mixed 115
SusWrite 83.2
26% 114 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 88.4
4K Mixed 29.8
124% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 99.7
79% 110 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 73%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$65
241GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2350 804 804 806 803 805 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
342% Outstanding
Read 2,756
Write 2,557
Mixed 1940
SusWrite 1,062
465% 2,079 MB/s
4K Read 74.8
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 104
347% 123 MB/s
DQ Read 1,452
DQ Write 1175
DQ Mixed 1,260
958% 1,296 MB/s
Poor: 203%
This bench: 342%
Great: 341%
WD WD20EURX 2TB-$77
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 135 137 137 136 137 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 147
Write 134
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 136
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$118
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
75.1% Very good
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 31.2
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 30.5
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 86.1
46% 86.1 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 1 110 5 60 23.8" 1920 1080 DELD082 DELL SE2416H
Typical PRIME A520M-K Builds (Compare 1,489 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A520M-K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $287
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