Asus PRIME A520M-K

Performance Results

Gaming 111%
Desktop 78%
Workstation 104%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics156% 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 Drive110% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME A520M-K  (all builds)
Memory7.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 03 '22 at 22:12
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 22%
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 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$114
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Memory 59.4
1-Core 133
2-Core 246
78% 146 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 781
76% 623 Pts
64-Core 812
50% 812 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$530
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
156% Outstanding
Lighting 225
Reflection 205
Parallax 198
182% 209 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 151
Splatting 134
126% 158 fps
Poor: 136%
This bench: 156%
Great: 166%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$34
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AAHA4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 263 222 247 206 236 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 1,151
Write 297
Mixed 270
SusWrite 228
106% 486 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 35.3
118% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 247
200% 285 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 110%
Great: 193%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-2666 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
41.6% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 14.6
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 13.3
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 130
31% 130 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 51%

 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 35 30 60 32" 1280 720 LHCFFFF 32A2QR
Typical PRIME A520M-K Builds (Compare 842 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 25%
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 23%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A520M-K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $179
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