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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 90.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics109% 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 Drive125% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 19 '19 at 13:58
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$185
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
1-Core 131
2-Core 257
92% 194 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 855
86% 683 Pts
64-Core 1,053
71% 1,053 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
Nvidia(10DE 139F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 442
Reflection 363
Parallax 474
116% 427 fps
MRender 371
Gravity 359
Splatting 234
102% 321 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 109%
Great: 121%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$60
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 463 470 444 403 409 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 478
Mixed 450
SusWrite 440
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 56.6
197% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 297
245% 350 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 125%
Great: 126%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$8
29GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 49 49 49 49 49 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
40.6% Average
Read 150
Write 49.5
Mixed 79.7
SusWrite 48.9
96% 81.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 3.3
210% 3.93 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.6
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 24.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 97.7
41% 97.7 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 110%
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 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 472 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $714
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