Asus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive224% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 09 '21 at 19:49
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X-$380
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Memory 80.2
1-Core 144
2-Core 288
94% 171 Pts
4-Core 572
8-Core 1,021
100% 796 Pts
64-Core 1,574
106% 1,574 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
Nvidia(10DE 21C4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 3900 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
74.4% Very good
Lighting 94.3
Reflection 95.2
Parallax 87.3
76% 92.3 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 83.4
Splatting 75.3
72% 94 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$55
385GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR033 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1050 1058 1040 1018 1069 1071 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 1,049
Write 1,046
Mixed 987
SusWrite 1051
233% 1,033 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 199
4K Mixed 77.9
288% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 943
DQ Mixed 506
432% 613 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 224%
Great: 234%
Crucial BX500 240GB-$32
116GB free
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 159 171 76 77 75 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 463
Mixed 435
SusWrite 170
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 33.3
163% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 48.7
106% 213 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$37
466GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 128 128 129 130 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
73% Very good
Read 126
Write 127
Mixed 68.7
SusWrite 129
82% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
177% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 73%
Great: 71%
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 @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
69.1% Good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 26.3
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 16.1
SC Mixed 26.9
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 80.2
50% 80.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI) Builds (Compare 5,152 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A (WI-FI)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $859
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