Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.4% 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)
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
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 07 '19 at 07:30
Run Duration77 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
79.4% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 767
77% 610 Pts
64-Core 956
64% 956 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
52.4% Above average
Lighting 204
Reflection 176
Parallax 194
54% 191 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 186
Splatting 125
53% 155 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 57%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$40
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V6005-af Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 743
Write 598
Mixed 552
140% 631 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 55.6
200% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 390
DQ Mixed 274
228% 324 MB/s
Poor: 55% Great: 138%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-2400 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 29.8
93% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 26.1
77% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 90%
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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 12,831 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $419
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