MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 84.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.6% 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 Drive109% 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-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 20 '20 at 18:12
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$278
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.65 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Memory 90
1-Core 107
2-Core 215
80% 137 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 835
78% 631 Pts
64-Core 1,208
81% 1,208 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.6% Very good
Lighting 95.7
Reflection 103
Parallax 90.4
77% 96.3 fps
MRender 92.5
Gravity 90.7
Splatting 97
74% 93.4 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 87%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$100
516GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 471 475 485 350 79 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 479
Mixed 416
SusWrite 371
100% 442 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 46.3
159% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 366
275% 367 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 109%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$83
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 47
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 35.2
117% 41.1 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 41.8
SC Mixed 31.2
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 113%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) Builds (Compare 5,019 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $123

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $867
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