MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.8% 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 Drive37.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190618
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 08 '19 at 19:17
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 81.2
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 523
8-Core 851
87% 687 Pts
64-Core 1,099
74% 1,099 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
EVGA(3842 4991) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1607 MHz, MLim: 1977 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Lighting 342
Reflection 318
Parallax 386
90% 349 fps
MRender 216
Gravity 320
Splatting 230
87% 255 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S128G 126GB
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.1.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 51 33 35 28 30 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
37.4% Below average
Read 453
Write 288
Mixed 50
SusWrite 65.1
47% 214 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 11.8
4K Mixed 12.8
46% 13.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31.6
DQ Write 13.1
DQ Mixed 17.2
14% 20.6 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 54%
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB
447GB free
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1990 938 585 594 595 594 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 1,520
Write 1,654
Mixed 1,540
SusWrite 883
315% 1,399 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 67.7
237% 88.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,384
DQ Write 1,196
DQ Mixed 1,273
959% 1,284 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 245%
Great: 246%
Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB
77GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 71 72 72 71 72 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 118
Write 108
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 71.2
66% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 77%
Samsung HD403LJ 400GB-$183
263GB free
Firmware: CT100-10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 60 60 61 62 60 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
34.8% Below average
Read 60.7
Write 29.2
Mixed 35
SusWrite 60.6
34% 46.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
131% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 36.4
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.1
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 35.4
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 78.3
51% 78.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 57%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $425
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