MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 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 72.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.9% 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 Drive89% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (76%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory23.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190622
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 21 '19 at 09:22
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU 76%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$198
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
72.3% Very good
1-Core 119
2-Core 220
81% 169 Pts
4-Core 403
8-Core 675
68% 539 Pts
64-Core 1,012
68% 1,012 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59.9% Above average
Lighting 147
Reflection 166
Parallax 203
52% 172 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 180
Splatting 148
66% 155 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$65
368GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 439 437 293 269 273 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 315
Write 306
Mixed 289
SusWrite 355
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 35.5
123% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 295
243% 348 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 89%
Great: 126%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
926GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 179 177 179 181 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 166
Mixed 104
SusWrite 179
117% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
224% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
WD My Book 1235 4TB
1TB free, PID 1235
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 74 76 79 74 74 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 144
Write 118
Mixed 93.7
SusWrite 75.9
139% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
99% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$154
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
64.4% Good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 26.6
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 20.8
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 114
35% 114 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 105%
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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 2,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $596
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $695SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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