MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive106% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '21 at 06:34
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$279
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 93.6
1-Core 160
2-Core 319
106% 191 Pts
4-Core 608
8-Core 941
99% 775 Pts
64-Core 1,250
84% 1,250 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
71.3% Very good
Lighting 90.7
Reflection 90.1
Parallax 84.2
73% 88.3 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 80.4
Splatting 72.1
69% 88.6 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SHGS31-500GS-2 500GB
325GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 397 280 273 278 278 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 489
Mixed 436
SusWrite 332
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 40.6
161% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 367
276% 368 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
Seagate ST3320613AS 320GB-$30
53GB free
Firmware: CC2J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 90 92 91 92 92 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
44% Average
Read 62.5
Write 68.2
Mixed 44.9
SusWrite 90.8
49% 66.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 44%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4B.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 36.1
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 30.1
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 37.6
88% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 24" 1280 720 ACR040E Acer K242HL
Typical B550-A PRO (MS-7C56) Builds (Compare 10,693 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $952
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