MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 79.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics48% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive99.5% 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-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190622
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 16 '19 at 01:37
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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-$133
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
79.5% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 449
8-Core 756
76% 602 Pts
64-Core 948
64% 948 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-$480
CLim: 1670 MHz, MLim: 970 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Relative performance (0th percentile)
48% Average
Lighting 0.1
Reflection 236
Parallax 451
20% 229 fps
MRender 183
Gravity 314
Splatting 294
84% 263 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 48%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D 250GB-$45
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 191 201 202 203 205 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 304
Mixed 263
SusWrite 201
71% 320 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 48.7
164% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 237
208% 311 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 104%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$60
928GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 121 123 127 127 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
70.8% Very good
Read 120
Write 112
Mixed 66.4
SusWrite 125
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 2.4
506% 3.43 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3333 MHz clocked @ 1667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 46.1
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 34.3
116% 40.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 29.8
95% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 111%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) Builds (Compare 2,548 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $129

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $597
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