MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics110% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.8% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '21 at 02:10
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$304
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Memory 80.5
1-Core 116
2-Core 229
81% 142 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 828
81% 645 Pts
64-Core 1,295
87% 1,295 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 142
Parallax 142
114% 142 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 128
Splatting 113
105% 128 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 110%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 167 153 149 141 133 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 444
Write 211
Mixed 237
SusWrite 158
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 85.1
4K Mixed 36.9
140% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 212
189% 288 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 127%
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
262GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 449 459 462 431 392 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 458
Mixed 444
SusWrite 440
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 52.4
172% 61.2 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 259
200% 270 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 113%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$72
309GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 128 147 149 142 149 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
77.8% Very good
Read 132
Write 137
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 140
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (87th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
98.4% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 31.4
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 26.8
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 79.7
50% 79.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 25: 3R 1G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
25% 15% 75 55 6 144 27" 1707 960 GSM5B7F 27GL850
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Gaming
Gaming 48%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $564
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