MSI B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics57.2% 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 Drive39.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 11:05
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-6GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 79.8
1-Core 101
2-Core 212
75% 131 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 912
87% 699 Pts
64-Core 1,378
92% 1,378 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57.2% Above average
Lighting 198
Reflection 174
Parallax 166
52% 179 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 210
Splatting 0.3
58% 120 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 120GB (2018)-$27
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 59 2 42 64 49 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 356
Write 290
Mixed 298
SusWrite 58.1
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 28.6
4K Mixed 10.4
62% 20.3 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 33.5
DQ Mixed 27.7
33% 59.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 53%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
469GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 104 111 119 119 120 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 170
Write 151
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 114
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 30.8
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 34
SC Mixed 27.3
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 80.9
50% 80.9 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 5,920 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86) - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $561
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