MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 78.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive85.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 23:30
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$118
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
78.1% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 222
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 736
74% 588 Pts
64-Core 915
61% 915 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$170
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
54.3% Above average
Lighting 212
Reflection 182
Parallax 195
54% 196 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 204
Splatting 158
55% 171 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LE 120GB
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 85 91 92 92 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 511
Write 456
Mixed 389
SusWrite 115
82% 368 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 38
138% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 374
DQ Mixed 181
182% 292 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 92%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
800GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 163 165 165 165 163 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 152
Mixed 96.3
SusWrite 164
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 106%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$4
11GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 6.4 6.6 6.9 6 7.5 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
14.1% Very poor
Read 71
Write 9
Mixed 14.7
SusWrite 7.4
24% 25.5 MB/s
4K Read 9.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
34% 3.1 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 14.1%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 33
107% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 38.9
SC Mixed 28.3
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 75
53% 75 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
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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 6,533 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $433
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