MSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 74.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.7% 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 Drive106% 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-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190125
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateOct 08 '19 at 22:00
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$143
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
74.5% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 209
77% 161 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 721
71% 566 Pts
64-Core 960
64% 960 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
59.7% Above average
Lighting 231
Reflection 205
Parallax 220
61% 219 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 220
Splatting 174
60% 182 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0B-00YS70 500GB
224GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 416 418 422 421 423 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 228
Mixed 319
SusWrite 416
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 40.2
159% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 161
158% 251 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
572GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 165 163 167 162 167 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 159
Mixed 79.7
SusWrite 164
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 114%
TOSHIBA DT01ACA100 1TB
472GB free, PID 0370
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 40 40 40 40 40 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
20.4% Poor
Read 39.3
Write 39
Mixed 34.5
SusWrite 39.7
52% 38.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
88% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 0%
This bench: 20.4%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 44.8
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 34.9
113% 39.7 GB/s
SC Read 26.1
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 30.2
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 55%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $408
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