MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive110% 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-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190925
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '19 at 12:53
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Memory 82.7
1-Core 129
2-Core 256
88% 156 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 841
85% 674 Pts
64-Core 1,044
70% 1,044 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 129
Reflection 141
Parallax 125
104% 132 fps
MRender 111
Gravity 131
Splatting 107
103% 116 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 104%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$100
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 102 57 52 51 51 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 494
Mixed 334
SusWrite 109
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 61
212% 77.2 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 352
270% 366 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
224GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 107 106 99 99 102 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 96.2
Write 93.7
Mixed 32
SusWrite 103
59% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 111%
General USB Flash Disk 16GB
15GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 16.5
Write 6.2
Mixed 2.5
8% 8.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
24% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 4% Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury 2666 C16 2x8GB-$81
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3066 MHz clocked @ 1533 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 31.6
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 32.9
77% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 96%

 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 5,471 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $122

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $871
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