MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 74.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics99.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive193% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '19 at 15:01
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Memory 72
1-Core 134
2-Core 269
87% 158 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 805
75% 607 Pts
64-Core 1,031
69% 1,031 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$420
Nvidia(10DE 13A3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
99.7% Outstanding
Lighting 367
Reflection 304
Parallax 427
96% 366 fps
MRender 372
Gravity 332
Splatting 228
100% 310 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$73
334GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 894 907 516 54 162 129 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
193% Outstanding
Read 1,373
Write 930
Mixed 878
SusWrite 444
202% 906 MB/s
4K Read 57.4
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 76.6
273% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 851
DQ Mixed 220
274% 466 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 193%
Great: 209%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$72
17GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 71 92 159 148 147 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 254
Write 12.3
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 116
94% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 8.7
702% 10.6 MB/s
DQ Read 13.2
DQ Write 12
DQ Mixed 10.8
824% 12 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.2% Good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 26.4
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 24.5
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 96.8
41% 96.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 7,265 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 78%
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Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $693
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