MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 14%
Tree trunk
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 4.57%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics76.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive41.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 20 '19 at 10:39
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$115
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Relative performance (0th percentile)
4.57% Terrible
1-Core 5.1
2-Core 12.7
4% 8.9 Pts
4-Core 29.7
8-Core 53.8
5% 41.8 Pts
64-Core 92
6% 92 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 4.57%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
Nvidia(10DE 17C8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
76.7% Very good
Lighting 96
Reflection 110
Parallax 313
25% 173 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 293
Splatting 207
80% 232 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 mSATA 128GB
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT49D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 122 114 93 72 72 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 344
Write 99.7
Mixed 126
SusWrite 99
37% 167 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 22.2
4K Mixed 14.4
52% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 85.6
DQ Mixed 53.8
57% 94.9 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 71%
Transcend SSD370S 512GB-$204
205GB free
Firmware: O0919A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 340 324 315 357 338 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 322
Write 302
Mixed 247
SusWrite 330
68% 300 MB/s
4K Read 7.1
4K Write 19.4
4K Mixed 18.5
45% 15 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 127
93% 122 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
45.4% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 22.2
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 3.8
SC Write 4.3
SC Mixed 4.6
12% 4.23 GB/s
Latency 282
14% 282 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 3,060 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $375
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