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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics136% 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 Drive303% 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)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateNov 05 '19 at 17:38
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
1-Core 131
2-Core 263
93% 197 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 863
87% 689 Pts
64-Core 1,064
71% 1,064 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 524
Reflection 527
Parallax 571
138% 541 fps
MRender 274
Gravity 524
Splatting 290
137% 363 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 136%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
352GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2239 629 616 617 619 613 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
303% Outstanding
Read 2,558
Write 2,361
Mixed 1,624
SusWrite 889
415% 1,858 MB/s
4K Read 66.4
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 90.6
305% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,229
DQ Write 1,086
DQ Mixed 1,171
874% 1,162 MB/s
Poor: 202%
This bench: 303%
Great: 324%
WD Blue 500GB-$65
146GB free
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 166 96 122 64 87 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 344
Mixed 173
SusWrite 137
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 45.3
161% 60.6 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 249
207% 299 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
83.8% Excellent
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 33.1
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 32.9
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 83.8%
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 B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 882 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $725
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