MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 82.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34% 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 Drive47.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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 (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory29.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 02:59
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 7 1700-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
82.7% Excellent
SC Int 89.7
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 104
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 395
QC Mixed 378
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 1053
MC Float 1,094
MC Mixed 1055
160% 1,067 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
34% Below average
Lighting 106
Reflection 82.4
Parallax 135
36% 108 fps
MRender 57
Gravity 88.5
Splatting 84.9
32% 76.8 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34%
Great: 39%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$23
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 100 99 132 129 205 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 329
Write 121
Mixed 162
SusWrite 143
42% 189 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 36.9
4K Mixed 19.2
79% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 37.1
DQ Write 39.7
DQ Mixed 35.3
27% 37.4 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 80%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 3266 MHz clocked @ 1633 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 33
112% 39.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 26.5
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
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 B450-A PRO (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 1,601 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $613
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