MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 94.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive151% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180806
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateOct 31 '18 at 11:20
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User EST-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 2600-$159
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
SC Int 111
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 461
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 949
MC Float 981
MC Mixed 974
145% 968 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
68.9% Good
Lighting 217
Reflection 194
Parallax 200
65% 204 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 199
Splatting 158
72% 167 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 77%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$83
364GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK11.L Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 705 508 507 510 507 507 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
151% Outstanding
Read 734
Write 935
Mixed 803
SusWrite 540
170% 753 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 99.3
4K Mixed 49.7
171% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 899
DQ Write 727
DQ Mixed 769
588% 798 MB/s
Poor: 108%
This bench: 151%
Great: 158%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G4D30AEEA.K16FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 41.8
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 36.4
111% 38.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.7
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 30.4
92% 32 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 107%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 1,721 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $424
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