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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 89%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics104% 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 Drive259% 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-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 26 '21 at 11:21
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89% Excellent
Memory 81.5
1-Core 134
2-Core 264
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 518
8-Core 819
85% 669 Pts
64-Core 1,082
73% 1,082 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$330
EVGA(3842 3657) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 4000 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 141
Reflection 126
Parallax 134
114% 133 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 109
Splatting 93.5
93% 117 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8500G 500GB
381GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1568 1644 1071 649 531 532 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 1665
Write 1,717
Mixed 1,250
SusWrite 999
316% 1,408 MB/s
4K Read 62.8
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 86.5
297% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 760
DQ Write 983
DQ Mixed 348
408% 697 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 259%
Great: 277%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0915
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 124 126 137 138 129 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 88.2
Write 109
Mixed 111
SusWrite 130
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.5
382% 3.53 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 97%
Seagate M3 Portable 1TB
247GB free
Firmware: 0710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 93 98 101 102 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 48
Write 92.2
Mixed 85
SusWrite 98.3
60% 80.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.5
141% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 65%
SP Bolt B10 256GB
84GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 146 84 85 85 85 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 14% Great: 19%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
330GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 148 149 150 149 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 141
Write 96.3
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 149
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
MC Read 35.7
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.7
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.1
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 35.9
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 77.8
51% 77.8 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 111%

 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 10 7 120 27" 1280 720 SAM707A LC27G5xT
Typical B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 16,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $664
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