Asus B150M-A D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics53.5% 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 Drive62% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (69%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus B150M-A D3  (all builds)
Memory7.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150710
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateJan 07 '21 at 15:05
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 69%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6400-$180
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
61.1% Good
Memory 80.4
1-Core 71.1
2-Core 144
60% 98.4 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 276
34% 257 Pts
64-Core 287
19% 287 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
Gigabyte(1458 36E1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1774 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Lighting 69
Reflection 70.4
Parallax 60.2
56% 66.5 fps
MRender 64.1
Gravity 63.7
Splatting 0.1
51% 42.6 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk X300 128GB-$150
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3540000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 163 117 150 100 117 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
62% Good
Read 327
Write 306
Mixed 202
SusWrite 137
54% 243 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 25.5
92% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 201
171% 251 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
659GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 129 135 144 145 139 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 138
Write 135
Mixed 76.2
SusWrite 139
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.1
208% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
30.6% Below average
MC Read 10.2
MC Write 11.1
MC Mixed 9.7
30% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 6.5
22% 7.5 GB/s
Latency 79.7
50% 79.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 30.6%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150M-A D3 Builds (Compare 587 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus B150M-A D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $570
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