MSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 77.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.4% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime3.6 Days
Run DateOct 17 '19 at 13:41
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$118
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
77.6% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 223
78% 167 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 699
73% 572 Pts
64-Core 918
62% 918 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$210
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 2050 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 301
Reflection 235
Parallax 250
76% 262 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 247
Splatting 182
63% 195 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 70%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 453 456 89 455 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 410
Write 451
Mixed 360
SusWrite 332
88% 389 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 38.2
143% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 168
161% 247 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
40.5% Average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 12.2
MC Mixed 13
38% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 14.1
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 88.6
45% 88.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 1,949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $395
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