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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive329% 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)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 01 '20 at 23:30
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Memory 83.3
1-Core 132
2-Core 268
90% 161 Pts
4-Core 495
8-Core 795
82% 645 Pts
64-Core 1,086
73% 1,086 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing below potential (61st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
69.6% Good
Lighting 283
Reflection 224
Parallax 280
74% 262 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 234
Splatting 171
70% 217 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 74%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$100
231GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2145 829 826 833 832 834 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
329% Outstanding
Read 2,712
Write 2,513
Mixed 1,863
SusWrite 1,050
455% 2,034 MB/s
4K Read 71.1
4K Write 184
4K Mixed 97.4
330% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 1319
DQ Write 1,111
DQ Mixed 1,206
906% 1,212 MB/s
Poor: 227%
This bench: 329%
Great: 335%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 35.6
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.8
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 35.8
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 111%

 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 5,487 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $690
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