Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics57.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive113% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190729
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 06 '19 at 22:03
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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-$118
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
78.3% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 227
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 703
73% 571 Pts
64-Core 939
63% 939 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
57.4% Above average
Lighting 227
Reflection 202
Parallax 214
58% 215 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 211
Splatting 170
57% 177 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 61%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU635 960GB
854GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N181017a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 480 479 475 475 474 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 478
Write 472
Mixed 414
SusWrite 476
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 92
4K Mixed 46.7
170% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 318
227% 287 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 113%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 44.6
MC Write 42.1
MC Mixed 35.6
116% 40.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 30.8
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 112%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 11,506 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $462
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