MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive218% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 12:16
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$167
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Memory 68.4
1-Core 122
2-Core 243
80% 144 Pts
4-Core 434
8-Core 748
74% 591 Pts
64-Core 984
66% 984 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
MSI(1462 277C) 3GB
CLim: 972 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 20.2.2
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
33% Below average
Lighting 131
Reflection 81.9
Parallax 175
34% 129 fps
MRender 62.8
Gravity 128
Splatting 89.7
33% 93.4 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme CT500P 500GB
381GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 870 893 894 904 904 902 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Read 1,414
Write 923
Mixed 838
SusWrite 894
227% 1,017 MB/s
4K Read 55.3
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 74.9
261% 94.8 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 803
DQ Mixed 219
268% 456 MB/s
Poor: 119%
This bench: 218%
Great: 235%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 218 218 217 215 218 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 143
Write 145
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 215
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
126% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 103%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
930GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 191 201 202 187 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 142
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 190
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 105%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 2400 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
42.9% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 14.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 15.6
SC Mixed 14.7
43% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 5,505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $725
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