MSI A320M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics1.23% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive251% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI A320M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180424
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 06 '18 at 03:07
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X-$130
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 112
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 424
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 590
MC Float 616
MC Mixed 611
91% 606 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 84%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon HD 4300
XFX(1682 2462) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.23% Terrible
Lighting 4.6
Reflection 7.4
Parallax 4.1
1% 5.37 fps
MRender 2.9
Gravity 2.2
Splatting 3.2
1% 2.77 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.23%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1242 327 294 296 294 289 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 2,479
Write 1423
Mixed 1,283
SusWrite 457
312% 1,410 MB/s
4K Read 62.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 80.1
267% 91.8 MB/s
DQ Read 976
DQ Write 868
DQ Mixed 975
717% 940 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 251%
Great: 271%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 33.1
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 27.7
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 75
53% 75 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 104%
Great: 92%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A320M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 501 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI A320M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $410
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