MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191112
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 09:49
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$139
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Memory 77.2
1-Core 108
2-Core 211
76% 132 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 665
67% 529 Pts
64-Core 882
59% 882 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$269
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.1% Very good
Lighting 291
Reflection 232
Parallax 265
76% 263 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 259
Splatting 180
73% 218 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03150002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 216 54 48 52 53 55 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 480
Write 361
Mixed 312
SusWrite 79.7
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 59.3
4K Mixed 39.9
134% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 116
96% 137 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 81%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
846GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 178 179 179 178 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 180
Mixed 111
SusWrite 178
125% 170 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 112%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.8% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 25.8
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 24.5
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 85.9
47% 85.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 110%

 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 3,378 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $907
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