Asus PRIME B460M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics34% 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 Drive145% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B460M-A  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 03 '22 at 17:12
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-10400F-$98
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 91.2
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
86% 153 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 772
75% 617 Pts
64-Core 958
59% 958 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
34% Below average
Lighting 43.5
Reflection 45.9
Parallax 41.7
36% 43.7 fps
MRender 37.6
Gravity 40.6
Splatting 36.3
31% 38.2 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34%
Great: 36%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 1TB
776GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM32.0 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 939 690 468 921 900 921 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 1,700
Mixed 558
SusWrite 806
188% 814 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 48.8
188% 72 MB/s
DQ Read 822
DQ Write 590
DQ Mixed 731
540% 715 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 145%
Great: 310%
WDC WDS100T2G0A-00JH30 1TB
60GB free
Firmware: UH510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 40 71 58 3.7 51 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 433
Write 299
Mixed 258
SusWrite 50.1
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 34.3
4K Mixed 12.6
57% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 80.4
DQ Mixed 21.9
37% 73.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$79
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 157 154 153 149 148 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 95.1
Write 136
Mixed 65.7
SusWrite 151
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
68% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 90%
WD My Book 1230 5TB
852GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 109 109 109 109 110 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
48.2% Average
Read 112
Write 110
Mixed 75.4
SusWrite 109
137% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
126% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$40
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
77.2% Very good
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 22.5
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 22.7
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B460M-A Builds (Compare 4,461 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B460M-A - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $660
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HDDRAMUSB
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