Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 78.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.6% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive62.2% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181207
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJul 14 '19 at 23:51
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$133
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
78.3% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 207
76% 160 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 723
74% 584 Pts
64-Core 945
63% 945 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$165
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.7.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Lighting 138
Reflection 135
Parallax 197
38% 157 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 128
Splatting 85.1
34% 107 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 240GB-$199
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 126 124 123 114 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 130
Write 191
Mixed 165
SusWrite 123
34% 152 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 34.3
134% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 157
128% 180 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 66%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
383GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 161 160 160 160 161 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 145
Write 147
Mixed 65
SusWrite 160
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 108%
Apple HDD TOSHIBA MK5065GSXF 500GB
465GB free
Firmware: GV201B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 74 74 74 74 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 74.2
Write 66.7
Mixed 18.5
SusWrite 74
42% 58.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$72
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 32.4
106% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 27.7
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 8,199 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $79

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $490
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