Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 189%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 202%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics206% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive327% 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 ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 21 '21 at 02:24
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$385
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Memory 78
1-Core 164
2-Core 323
102% 188 Pts
4-Core 596
8-Core 1,122
107% 859 Pts
64-Core 1692
114% 1692 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
MSI(1462 3896) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.51
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
206% Outstanding
Lighting 267
Reflection 248
Parallax 296
216% 270 fps
MRender 307
Gravity 231
Splatting 172
195% 236 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 206%
Great: 226%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
358GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2313 817 816 813 813 812 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
327% Outstanding
Read 2,665
Write 2,473
Mixed 1,899
SusWrite 1064
453% 2,025 MB/s
4K Read 69.5
4K Write 184
4K Mixed 98
328% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1,297
DQ Write 1,118
DQ Mixed 1,196
899% 1,204 MB/s
Poor: 190%
This bench: 327%
Great: 330%
SanDisk X300 128GB-$150
119GB free
Firmware: X3540000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 164 165 163 163 162 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 465
Mixed 300
SusWrite 175
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 43.6
161% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 211
176% 255 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 92%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$29
465GB free
Firmware: 18.01H18
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 126 125 126 127 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 124
Write 115
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 126
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
67.3% Good
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 25.3
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 25.8
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 84.3
48% 84.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 42: 3R 5G 12B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
42% 37% 54 342 281 144 27" 1920 1080 MSI3FA6 MSI MAG271C
Typical ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING Builds (Compare 4,047 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B550-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,004
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-11700K $380Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $74SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $72G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback