Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 68.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.24% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive65.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170310
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 13:49
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i3-7100-$150
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68.5% Good
SC Int 117
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 119
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 309
QC Mixed 315
70% 307 Pts
MC Int 298
MC Float 343
MC Mixed 326
48% 322 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4565
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
7.24% Terrible
Lighting 20.2
Reflection 24.7
Parallax 19.5
6% 21.5 fps
MRender 11.7
Gravity 16.3
Splatting 33.3
8% 20.4 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.24%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$62
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 450
Write 252
Mixed 257
70% 319 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 11.4
79% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 137
DQ Mixed 28
68% 146 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR4 2133 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
36.3% Below average
MC Read 13.4
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 10
34% 11.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 9.9
32% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 68.3
59% 68.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.3%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-A Builds (Compare 4,983 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $372
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