MSI B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 79.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics41.7% 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)
Boot Drive31.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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-7B87
MotherboardMSI B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190125
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 19:12
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$147
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
79.9% Very good
Memory 79.4
1-Core 114
2-Core 227
80% 140 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 734
74% 583 Pts
64-Core 951
64% 951 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
41.7% Average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 0.3
38% 95.3 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
42% 143 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blaze 60GB-$62
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM01.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 38 26 32 35 41 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
31.2% Below average
Read 150
Write 62
Mixed 73
SusWrite 31.9
18% 79.2 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 28.8
4K Mixed 9.7
67% 21.6 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 59.2
DQ Mixed 1.3
24% 59.6 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 60%
WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB
622GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 70 71 72 71 72 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 129
Write 106
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 70.6
71% 96.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 6.1
4K Mixed 0.8
256% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSE.16FBD 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
45.8% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 14.1
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 17.2
SC Mixed 16.6
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 81.6
49% 81.6 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 48%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87) Builds (Compare 3,844 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $510
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