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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 81.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics85.9% 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 Drive35.9% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200519
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateOct 19 '20 at 15:03
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 5600-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$183
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Memory 82.5
1-Core 110
2-Core 219
79% 137 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 697
72% 564 Pts
64-Core 934
63% 934 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5600-XT-$300
Ram: 6GB, Driver: 20.9.2
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
85.9% Excellent
Lighting 109
Reflection 95.2
Parallax 174
89% 126 fps
MRender 92.6
Gravity 102
Splatting 132
58% 109 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
TOSHIBA-TR200 240GB
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFA12.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 120 76 41 51 29 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 463
Write 314
Mixed 30.6
SusWrite 71.7
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 16.8
4K Mixed 12.8
26% 10.1 MB/s
DQ Read 52.5
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 194
118% 125 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
590GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 189 188 188 187 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 173
Mixed 80.9
SusWrite 187
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 41.5
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 33.2
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 28.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 76.1
53% 76.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%

 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 12,405 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $600
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