MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 78.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C52
MotherboardMSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 18:10
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$166
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
78.7% Very good
Memory 76.4
1-Core 118
2-Core 237
81% 144 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 726
73% 581 Pts
64-Core 978
66% 978 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$255
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.9% Very good
Lighting 298
Reflection 240
Parallax 273
78% 270 fps
MRender 218
Gravity 266
Splatting 177
75% 220 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte GP-GSM2NE3100TNTD 1TB
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFM00.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 188 299 33 321 387 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 797
Write 478
Mixed 319
SusWrite 286
104% 470 MB/s
4K Read 6.6
4K Write 39
4K Mixed 34.2
74% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 861
DQ Write 484
DQ Mixed 601
466% 649 MB/s
Poor: 127%
This bench: 104%
Great: 239%
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
221GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 326 313 327 320 325 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 480
Write 234
Mixed 288
SusWrite 322
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 68.3
4K Mixed 28.2
107% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 156
127% 186 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 84%
EAGET V9 16GB
15GB free, PID 4200
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3 3.4 3.2 3.3 4.5 3.7 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
6.87% Terrible
Read 28.9
Write 9.7
Mixed 14.4
SusWrite 3.5
16% 14.1 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
32% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.87%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 2 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
79.7% Very good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 26.5
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 27.9
SC Mixed 23.9
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 87.5
46% 87.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52) Builds (Compare 5,866 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $467
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