Asus PRIME B550M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics94.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.5% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210615
Uptime5 Days
Run DateJul 29 '21 at 17:28
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$469
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Memory 80.7
1-Core 138
2-Core 272
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 538
8-Core 1,063
99% 800 Pts
64-Core 2,118
142% 2,118 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$400
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.6.2
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.1% Outstanding
Lighting 114
Reflection 110
Parallax 177
92% 134 fps
MRender 90.2
Gravity 125
Splatting 75.3
96% 96.9 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 102%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 281 288 232 204 296 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 300
Mixed 265
SusWrite 262
74% 334 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 41.6
136% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 218
198% 304 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 124%
Intenso SATA III SSD 240GB
113GB free
Firmware: SBFM81.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 278 293 295 300 302 304 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 422
Write 223
Mixed 283
SusWrite 295
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 39.7
154% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 214
187% 278 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 96%
SSD 128GB 128GB
41GB free
Firmware: 02000005
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 206 206 208 208 209 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 393
Mixed 372
SusWrite 217
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 40.4
163% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 203
166% 236 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 43.7
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 35.1
110% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 25.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 34.3
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 79.3
50% 79.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550M-A Builds (Compare 3,354 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $849
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