MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.8% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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 B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170321
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 10:33
Run Duration98 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 1600X-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 110
88% 109 Pts
QC Int 410
QC Float 425
QC Mixed 414
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 780
MC Float 751
MC Mixed 764
115% 765 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$145
Zotac(19DA A454) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
37.8% Below average
Lighting 117
Reflection 78.8
Parallax 118
36% 105 fps
MRender 80.9
Gravity 110
Splatting 80
39% 90.2 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 43%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$50
118GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 120
Write 108
Mixed 102
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.32
87% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1K4 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
40.3% Average
MC Read 15
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 12.6
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 12.3
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 97.7
41% 97.7 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 354 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $435
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