MSI B350M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 73.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics56.7% 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)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (67%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B350M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170316
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 15 '19 at 21:13
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 67%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1400-$255
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Memory 73.9
1-Core 108
2-Core 193
73% 125 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 655
66% 522 Pts
64-Core 646
43% 646 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
56.7% Above average
Lighting 71.7
Reflection 74.3
Parallax 71.5
58% 72.5 fps
MRender 71
Gravity 68
Splatting 68.4
55% 69.2 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 240GB
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM71.0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 292
Write 402
Mixed 304
75% 332 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 70.4
4K Mixed 27.7
111% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 168
159% 244 MB/s
Poor: 38% Great: 100%
WD WD3200JS-63PDB1 320GB
63GB free
Firmware: 21.00M21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 51 50 49 49 47 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
29.4% Poor
Read 53
Write 53
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 49
36% 48.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-2800C DDR4 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 1067 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
47.6% Average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 15.4
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 12.6
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 92.6
43% 92.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 50%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 6,886 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B350M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $630
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