Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics49.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive93.7% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '21 at 03:05
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$316
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Memory 77.5
1-Core 133
2-Core 266
88% 159 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 874
89% 702 Pts
64-Core 1,120
75% 1,120 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
49.2% Average
Lighting 59.9
Reflection 70.2
Parallax 62.8
48% 64.3 fps
MRender 68.3
Gravity 61.1
Splatting 56.2
50% 61.9 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU635 240GB-$27
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: XA003R17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 402 404 409 362 79 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 407
Mixed 368
SusWrite 341
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 38.4
143% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 219
168% 225 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 95%
Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$50
277GB free
Firmware: P2CR031 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1027 888 86 76 40 35 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
190% Outstanding
Read 1,142
Write 1,075
Mixed 996
SusWrite 359
200% 893 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 200
4K Mixed 79.1
291% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 1,104
DQ Mixed 508
457% 667 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 190%
Great: 232%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 3000 C16 Series 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2866 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 31.8
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 34.2
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 85.2
47% 85.2 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 44,295 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 49%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $671
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