MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 74.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics21.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive107% 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-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 23:28
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G-$159
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
74.4% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 107
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 341
QC Mixed 354
79% 349 Pts
MC Int 589
MC Float 616
MC Mixed 616
91% 607 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 11 (Ryzen iGPU)
MSI(1462 7A40) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
21.8% Poor
Lighting 63.5
Reflection 46.9
Parallax 90.3
23% 66.9 fps
MRender 32.8
Gravity 65.5
Splatting 48.9
21% 49.1 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 21.8%
Great: 24%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D SATA M.2 1TB-$190
883GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 431 438 457 458 457 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 451
Mixed 346
SusWrite 446
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 44.4
163% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 210
161% 219 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$172
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 32
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 26.5
85% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 75
53% 75 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) Builds (Compare 4 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $559
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