Asus PRIME B250M-C

Performance Results

Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop 74%
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.35% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-C  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191021
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJul 29 '20 at 10:28
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7500-$141
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Memory 90.7
1-Core 109
2-Core 223
82% 141 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 387
54% 391 Pts
64-Core 406
27% 406 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 600
Nvidia(10DE 0835) 1GB
CLim: 640 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 377.83
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
3.35% Terrible
Lighting 11.7
Reflection 11.7
Parallax 11.4
3% 11.6 fps
MRender 11.4
Gravity 11.5
Splatting 6.5
3% 9.8 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.35%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS1TSSD230S 1TB
342GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02K0S6OA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 326 303 261 260 275 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 487
Write 306
Mixed 313
SusWrite 290
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 26.5
4K Mixed 25.1
99% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 86
131% 249 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 122%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 107 109 112 109 109 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 102
Write 108
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 109
69% 93.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.9% Good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 21.2
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.9
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-C Builds (Compare 377 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 78%
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-C

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $726
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