Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive198% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200714
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 07 '20 at 10:29
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 27%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$186
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Memory 84.6
1-Core 112
2-Core 212
79% 136 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 686
70% 553 Pts
64-Core 936
63% 936 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
MSI(1462 8A92) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.8.3
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
35% Below average
Lighting 48.9
Reflection 63.5
Parallax 58.5
40% 57 fps
MRender 62.6
Gravity 32
Splatting 52.4
30% 49 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 35%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 871 430 432 433 432 434 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
198% Outstanding
Read 1,581
Write 1,620
Mixed 1,269
SusWrite 505
279% 1,244 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 66.7
230% 83.3 MB/s
DQ Read 919
DQ Write 565
DQ Mixed 801
581% 761 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 198%
Great: 238%
Kingston A400 120GB-$25
59GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 265 55 55 55 55 55 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 399
Write 148
Mixed 267
SusWrite 90.1
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 22.7
115% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 138
138% 214 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
586GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 215 218 218 220 220 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 102
Write 112
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 215
91% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
89% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
893GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 180 177 179 182 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 150
Mixed 84.8
SusWrite 180
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$28
22GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 96 93 93 92 93 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Read 248
Write 95
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 92.9
143% 126 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 10.9
4K Mixed 8.3
698% 10.4 MB/s
DQ Read 12.1
DQ Write 12.5
DQ Mixed 10.1
814% 11.6 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 43.6
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 34.7
112% 39.1 GB/s
SC Read 27.5
SC Write 36.6
SC Mixed 28
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 38,922 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $638
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