Asus PRIME A520M-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics42.4% 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)
Boot Drive185% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME A520M-K  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210616
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 02 '21 at 06:55
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G Graphics
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
64.3% Good
Memory 51.6
1-Core 131
2-Core 239
76% 141 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 688
70% 550 Pts
64-Core 614
41% 614 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$500
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.20
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
42.4% Average
Lighting 52.9
Reflection 40.2
Parallax 67.5
43% 53.5 fps
MRender 35.1
Gravity 55.5
Splatting 27.9
42% 39.5 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLQ256HAJD-000H1 256GB
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS4NFXV
SusWrite @10s intervals: 951 791 931 534 183 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1,285
Write 943
Mixed 872
SusWrite 595
206% 924 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 66.2
213% 77.8 MB/s
DQ Read 481
DQ Write 917
DQ Mixed 580
474% 659 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 185%
Great: 188%
Lexar JumpDrive 8GB
7GB free, PID a815
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.6 4.8 4.4 5.1 4.8 4.8 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
5.11% Terrible
Read 18.9
Write 2.5
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 4.6
8% 7.88 MB/s
4K Read 5.8
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
22% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.11%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
OLOY CL16-18-18 D4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
75.6% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 26.1
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 22.2
64% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 155
26% 155 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 100%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME A520M-K Builds (Compare 1,211 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A520M-K

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $308
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