MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 72%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics83.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171205
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateAug 10 '20 at 22:01
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 20%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X-$228
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
72% Very good
Memory 76.5
1-Core 108
2-Core 210
76% 132 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 498
57% 434 Pts
64-Core 610
41% 610 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$314
Gigabyte(1458 37D9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.85
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
83.5% Excellent
Lighting 324
Reflection 285
Parallax 356
85% 321 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 287
Splatting 191
84% 252 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 92%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 54 67 65 56 64 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
53.4% Above average
Read 124
Write 91.2
Mixed 20.8
SusWrite 61.8
54% 74.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
84% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30AESBK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
97.1% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 32.4
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 26
78% 27.3 GB/s
Latency 87.3
46% 87.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 2,202 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $579
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