Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory26.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180511
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateOct 18 '19 at 22:51
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Memory 92.8
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 651
74% 569 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$230
PNY(196E 1325) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.86
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Lighting 100
Reflection 88.7
Parallax 77
82% 88.5 fps
MRender 70.5
Gravity 82.1
Splatting 79.6
43% 77.4 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 120GB-$25
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 515
Write 431
Mixed 26
71% 324 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 6.9
4K Mixed 1
26% 7.2 MB/s
Poor: 36% Great: 88%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$70
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 188 187 188 189 191 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 127
Mixed 87
SusWrite 183
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Seagate ST3500312CS 500GB-$29
351GB free
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 82 81 83 83 83 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 110
Write 104
Mixed 58
SusWrite 81.7
65% 88.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-2666C15-8GVR F4-2666C15-8GVR Kingston 9905625-075.A00G 32GB
2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
81.4% Excellent
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 25.8
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 33.5
SC Mixed 25.3
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 80%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-A Builds (Compare 3,916 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $593
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