MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics96.5% 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 Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 00:28
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU10%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$264
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Memory 90
1-Core 101
2-Core 197
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 771
72% 585 Pts
64-Core 1,137
76% 1,137 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.8.3
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
96.5% Outstanding
Lighting 394
Reflection 281
Parallax 694
104% 456 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 360
Splatting 346
97% 311 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 456 445 457 430 440 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 477
Mixed 374
SusWrite 446
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 40.1
138% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 350
236% 279 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 101%
Great: 124%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$70
478GB free
Firmware: FJ14
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 58 58 59 59 58 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 88.5
Write 102
Mixed 22.5
SusWrite 58.5
49% 67.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 1.6
313% 2.6 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 65%
SABRENT 1TB
341GB free
Firmware: ECFM22.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2053 1161 892 908 909 886 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 16GB
15GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.8 5.1 4.7 4.5 4.3 4.3 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
10.4% Very poor
Read 36
Write 5
Mixed 7.7
SusWrite 4.6
13% 13.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 2.1
122% 2.57 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.4%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D32AESE.M16FE 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 47.7
MC Write 43.2
MC Mixed 41.8
126% 44.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 25.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 117%
Great: 122%

 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 3,389 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: $897
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $193Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $300Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $43
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $66SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $64SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Extreme 16GB $28
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback