MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics105% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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
19 months ago, 19 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '19 at 10:19
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Memory 82.2
1-Core 132
2-Core 265
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 865
87% 688 Pts
64-Core 1,095
74% 1,095 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 142
Parallax 126
106% 133 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 132
Splatting 107
104% 117 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 105%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$100
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 109 92 88 94 85 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 487
Mixed 329
SusWrite 124
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 59.3
208% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 331
259% 356 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
286GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 101 97 101 102 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 91.2
Write 93
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 100
58% 79.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 111%
General USB Flash Disk 16GB
15GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.2 9.6 8.2 9 8.8 9 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
5.92% Terrible
Read 17.5
Write 2.7
Mixed 9
SusWrite 8.5
11% 9.43 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
24% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.92%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury 2666 C16 2x8GB-$81
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 32.4
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 32.9
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 96%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) Builds (Compare 5,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $122

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $871
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