Asus PRIME B550M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 91.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive306% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210407
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 14 '22 at 21:03
Run Duration302 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X-$343
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Memory 91.1
1-Core 147
2-Core 294
100% 178 Pts
4-Core 491
8-Core 1,065
94% 778 Pts
64-Core 1,594
107% 1,594 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2662 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 132
Reflection 218
Parallax 134
107% 162 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 136
Splatting 122
108% 126 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 107%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
213GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1484 1716 905 916 926 910 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 2,950
Write 3,092
Mixed 2,880
SusWrite 1,142
565% 2,516 MB/s
4K Read 73.9
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 89.8
289% 93.8 MB/s
DQ Read 730
DQ Write 534
DQ Mixed 576
446% 613 MB/s
Poor: 246%
This bench: 306%
Great: 439%
APS-SE20Q-2T 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: ECFM52.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1604 1353 981 1374 1209 988 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,391
Write 2,250
Mixed 1,464
SusWrite 1,252
360% 1,589 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 64.4
205% 71.1 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 480
DQ Mixed 602
393% 452 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 213%
Great: 366%
Team T253X2002T 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: H191113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 449 451 444 448 446 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 443
Write 449
Mixed 324
SusWrite 450
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 35.2
129% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 228
176% 239 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 203 205 205 206 206 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 137
Mixed 83.2
SusWrite 203
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
OLOY CL18-22-22 D4-3600 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 34.9
96% 33.7 GB/s
SC Read 31.6
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 37.4
92% 32 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 105%

 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% 0 9 7 165 31.5" 1280 720 GSM7766 LG ULTRAGEAR
Typical PRIME B550M-A Builds (Compare 4,129 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $946
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