MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.8% 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 Drive94% 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-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 00:29
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Memory 80.7
1-Core 132
2-Core 266
89% 160 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 857
86% 680 Pts
64-Core 1,124
76% 1,124 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$140
CLim: 1382 MHz, MLim: 2039 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.8.3
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Lighting 181
Reflection 173
Parallax 261
47% 205 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 190
Splatting 137
53% 160 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC480G1CS1754D117-514 480GB
239GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 381 393 399 398 399 401 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 384
Write 400
Mixed 276
SusWrite 395
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 87.9
4K Mixed 38.3
135% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 186
166% 250 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 94%
Great: 98%
Adata SP900 256GB-$190
238GB free
Firmware: 5.0.7b
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 228 227 192 231 225 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 404
Write 285
Mixed 296
SusWrite 219
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 39.4
146% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 153
148% 234 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 90%
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$32
188GB free
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 131 157 155 159 160 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 460
Write 355
Mixed 318
SusWrite 187
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 20
83% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 91.3
DQ Mixed 44.8
50% 85 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 56%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
426GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 125 125 127 125 122 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 155
Write 146
Mixed 92.1
SusWrite 125
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
228% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS8G4D30AESEK.M8FE CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 BLS8G4D30AESEK.M8FE CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 32GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
93.5% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 38.1
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 28.1
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 38.6
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 79.3
50% 79.3 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B550-A PRO (MS-7C56) Builds (Compare 493 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $871
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