MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics57.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive283% 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.
Very high background CPU (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181220
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 19:21
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User KAZ-User
Background CPU 56%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$249
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
80% Excellent
Memory 84.4
1-Core 105
2-Core 202
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 685
69% 546 Pts
64-Core 1,112
75% 1,112 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Nvidia(10DE 1116) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57.4% Above average
Lighting 225
Reflection 204
Parallax 246
59% 225 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 206
Splatting 144
58% 170 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 67%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$99
302GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1979 776 774 781 803 803 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
283% Outstanding
Read 2,530
Write 2,240
Mixed 1841
SusWrite 986
425% 1,899 MB/s
4K Read 62.7
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 83.1
274% 94.4 MB/s
DQ Read 959
DQ Write 653
DQ Mixed 832
614% 815 MB/s
Poor: 218%
This bench: 283%
Great: 335%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C16 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
54.5% Above average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 17.2
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 18.6
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $849
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