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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 72.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics19% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
10 days ago, 7 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory19.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 22:02
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G-$140
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Memory 67.4
1-Core 101
2-Core 194
69% 121 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 667
69% 541 Pts
64-Core 662
44% 662 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX Vega 11 Graphics
MSI(1462 7A38) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.10.26
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
19% Very poor
Lighting 70.5
Reflection 48.4
Parallax 98.1
18% 72.3 fps
MRender 24
Gravity 77.4
Splatting 55
19% 52.1 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 19%
Great: 20%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA400M8240G 240GB
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 137 93 47 128 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 372
Write 123
Mixed 321
SusWrite 109
51% 231 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 28.2
126% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 43.3
66% 123 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 89%
3 480GB SSD 480GB
377GB free
Firmware: T0506A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 358 353 349 360 362 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 461
Write 358
Mixed 342
SusWrite 355
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 23
112% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 34.9
82% 167 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3000 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
72.4% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 24.5
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 22.9
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $516
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