MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 75.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics87.2% 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 Drive53% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190723
Uptime6.9 Days
Run DateSep 24 '20 at 15:44
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 14%
Watch Gameplay: 5700 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$140
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
75.4% Very good
Memory 82
1-Core 104
2-Core 205
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 609
62% 490 Pts
64-Core 791
53% 791 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-$340
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.2.2
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
87.2% Excellent
Lighting 349
Reflection 256
Parallax 648
92% 418 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 326
Splatting 311
88% 280 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 98%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Burst 480GB
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 199 102 70 88 13 MB/s
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53% Above average
Read 137
Write 73.7
Mixed 17.2
SusWrite 123
20% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 27.3
87% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 212
180% 260 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 53%
Great: 102%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$50
929GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 184 190 192 189 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 190
Mixed 25.5
SusWrite 189
107% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
158% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 109%
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 (57th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
91.8% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 31.7
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 28.1
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 76.9
52% 76.9 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 10,731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $517
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