MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 92.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics46% 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 Drive247% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 06 '21 at 11:37
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$395
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Memory 81.5
1-Core 141
2-Core 278
93% 167 Pts
4-Core 555
8-Core 1,088
101% 822 Pts
64-Core 2,176
146% 2,176 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
Sapphire(1DA2 E387) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 1908 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
46% Average
Lighting 58.6
Reflection 61.8
Parallax 74.8
47% 65.1 fps
MRender 62.6
Gravity 53.6
Splatting 46.8
44% 54.3 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 46%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$99
792GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1538 847 847 849 854 854 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 1,576
Write 1,885
Mixed 1,477
SusWrite 965
332% 1,476 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 77.2
4K Mixed 80.9
209% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,411
DQ Write 1,185
DQ Mixed 1,300
973% 1,299 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 247%
Great: 275%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
24GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 7.8 11 9.6 8.8 9.1 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
15.8% Very poor
Read 30.9
Write 17.6
Mixed 18.9
SusWrite 10.4
24% 19.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 2.5
191% 3.57 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 15.8%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-20-20 D4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 44.8
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 35.4
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 35
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $510
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