MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive103% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 10:39
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Memory 75.1
1-Core 120
2-Core 230
80% 142 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 701
73% 571 Pts
64-Core 946
64% 946 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 88%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 448 447 451 452 446 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 446
Mixed 434
SusWrite 451
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 30.2
142% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 48.8
104% 209 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 103%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
72.4% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 24.8
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 21.5
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 90.1
44% 90.1 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 57%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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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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