MSI A320M PRO-VD/S (MS-7A36)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics33.7% 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 Drive37.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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-7A36
MotherboardMSI A320M PRO-VD/S (MS-7A36)  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170427
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 11:43
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 3 1300X-$110
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 108
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 420
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 405
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 420
63% 422 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 560-$140
XFX(1682 9560) 2GB
CLim: 1295 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
33.7% Below average
Lighting 95.8
Reflection 86.4
Parallax 127
33% 103 fps
MRender 67.1
Gravity 91.6
Splatting 82.6
34% 80.4 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$48
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 261
Write 43.2
Mixed 319
46% 208 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 56
4K Mixed 6.36
80% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 28.3
DQ Write 58.4
DQ Mixed 0.56
13% 29.1 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 400GB (2008)
164GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
30.8% Below average
Read 56.8
Write 50.2
Mixed 54.7
41% 53.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 0.28
90% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x4GB-$98
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 35.8
MC Mixed 33.1
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 35.5
SC Mixed 25.7
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 85.3
47% 85.3 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A320M PRO-VD/S (MS-7A36) Builds (Compare 503 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI A320M PRO-VD/S (MS-7A36)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $277
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