MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics52.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive315% 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 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 19 '20 at 20:04
Run Duration221 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3500-$140
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
1-Core 126
2-Core 254
89% 190 Pts
4-Core 499
8-Core 716
79% 608 Pts
64-Core 723
48% 723 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$190
Asus(1043 85ED) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Lighting 200
Reflection 174
Parallax 187
53% 187 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 190
Splatting 155
53% 165 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme 120GB-$169
24GB free
Firmware: R211
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 122 122 121 119 121 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
67.4% Good
Read 395
Write 141
Mixed 188
SusWrite 121
47% 211 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 31.6
125% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 108
89% 126 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 81%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$120
350GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2271 829 825 827 828 831 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
315% Outstanding
Read 2,585
Write 2,392
Mixed 1,798
SusWrite 1,068
439% 1,961 MB/s
4K Read 65.2
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 89.6
308% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,170
DQ Write 1,142
DQ Mixed 1,184
882% 1,166 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 315%
Great: 333%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
321GB free
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 58 40 50 58 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
18.7% Very poor
Read 11.8
Write 59.5
Mixed 11
SusWrite 53.3
24% 33.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.2
49% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 18.7%
Great: 57%
WD Blue 2.5" 250GB (2009)-$29
25GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 34 34 35 38 37 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
17.9% Very poor
Read 27.5
Write 27
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 34.7
20% 27.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
68% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17.9%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
67.3% Good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 26.4
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 24
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 74%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $711
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