MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% 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 Drive188% 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
4 months ago, 21 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 18:32
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$163
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.65 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
76.7% Very good
1-Core 109
2-Core 217
77% 163 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 855
80% 646 Pts
64-Core 1,230
82% 1,230 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$400
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 383
Reflection 310
Parallax 394
101% 363 fps
MRender 364
Gravity 365
Splatting 225
107% 318 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 107%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$148
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0118C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1122 464 438 616 450 452 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 2,495
Write 1945
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 590
278% 1,263 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 10.1
4K Mixed 19
111% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 900
DQ Write 14.1
DQ Mixed 179
199% 364 MB/s
Poor: 198%
This bench: 188%
Great: 388%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
141GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 392 318 314 314 306 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 487
Mixed 466
SusWrite 324
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 56.8
191% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 369
278% 372 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 116%
Great: 131%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$100
708GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 468 469 445 431 432 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 466
Mixed 426
SusWrite 452
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 52.9
176% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 307
249% 351 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 120%
Great: 125%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$55
84GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 298 300 298 300 299 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 485
Mixed 422
SusWrite 318
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 58.7
196% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 369
279% 373 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 117%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
77% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 25.8
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 22.9
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 87.5
46% 87.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77%
Great: 109%
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 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 3,510 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $553
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