MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 90.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics57% 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 Drive63.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 17 '19 at 19:01
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$195
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
1-Core 132
2-Core 258
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 859
87% 685 Pts
64-Core 1053
71% 1053 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Asus(1043 8618) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
57% Above average
Lighting 226
Reflection 202
Parallax 213
58% 214 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 211
Splatting 160
56% 174 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 64GB
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 157 154 141 147 145 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 500
Write 159
Mixed 224
SusWrite 150
57% 258 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 48.9
4K Mixed 21.8
90% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 51.7
DQ Mixed 92.7
87% 143 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 63%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$34
924GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 128 129 128 128 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 138
Write 126
Mixed 124
SusWrite 128
96% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
199% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$73
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
86.8% Excellent
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 34.7
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 34.1
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 109%
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 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 2,755 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $582
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