Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive65.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170908
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 12:14
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU8%

 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 i7-7700K-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 7 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 428
101% 445 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 624
MC Mixed 601
92% 613 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
42.5% Average
Lighting 137
Reflection 117
Parallax 143
43% 132 fps
MRender 82.6
Gravity 125
Splatting 84.3
42% 97.2 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$62
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 480
Write 253
Mixed 263
73% 332 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 38.7
4K Mixed 11.9
80% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 57.2
DQ Mixed 18.6
54% 122 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 88%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
82GB free
Firmware: JP2OA50E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 114
Write 119
Mixed 105
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.39
99% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 76%
Seagate ST3500412AS 500GB
61GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Read 97.6
Write 89.6
Mixed 66.6
63% 84.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.33
81% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
35.7% Below average
MC Read 12.5
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 10.7
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 11.7
SC Mixed 11
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 81.6
49% 81.6 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 35.7%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $348
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