MSI B350I PRO AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics50.9% 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 Drive69.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B350I PRO AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190624
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 08:40
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User BEL-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 Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G-$149
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
64.4% Good
Memory 70.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 214
75% 132 Pts
4-Core 315
8-Core 617
58% 466 Pts
64-Core 608
41% 608 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
50.9% Above average
Lighting 189
Reflection 177
Parallax 194
50% 186 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 182
Splatting 121
51% 151 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT07B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 128 91 80 73 71 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 448
Write 238
Mixed 164
SusWrite 109
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 24
109% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 59.4
104% 209 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 84%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$229
148GB free
Firmware: M0CR050
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 465 367 249 248 252 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 427
Write 470
Mixed 385
SusWrite 341
92% 406 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 82.4
4K Mixed 37.5
130% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 323
245% 329 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93%
Great: 100%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
507GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 117 120 120 119 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
69.8% Good
Read 125
Write 127
Mixed 33
SusWrite 119
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 76%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
839GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 95 95 97 97 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 143
Write 134
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 96.1
72% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 76%
General USB Flash Disk 16GB
10GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 11 17 13 13 16 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
23.5% Poor
Read 140
Write 19.2
Mixed 7
SusWrite 14.4
39% 45.2 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1.5
51% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 23.5%
Great: 16%
Lexar SD USB_3_0 Read 16GB
13GB free, PID b049
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.9 11 11 11 11 11 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Read 44
Write 9.7
Mixed 12
SusWrite 10.6
20% 19.1 MB/s
4K Read 6.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 2.5
162% 3.63 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 34%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.5% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 23.8
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 21.6
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350I PRO AC (MS-7A40) Builds (Compare 182 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B350I PRO AC (MS-7A40)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $324
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