MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
4 days ago, 4 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 05:34
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$228
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Memory 86.7
1-Core 133
2-Core 264
91% 161 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 802
80% 635 Pts
64-Core 1,054
71% 1,054 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2152 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
101% Outstanding
Lighting 127
Reflection 145
Parallax 123
106% 132 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 131
Splatting 111
63% 115 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$61
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 467
Write 468
Mixed 361
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 39.9
149% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 264
195% 255 MB/s
Poor: 53% Great: 94%
Dogfish 256GB 256GB
113GB free
Firmware: S0628A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 169 83 82 24 24 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 472
Write 356
Mixed 301
SusWrite 124
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 18.7
115% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 22.5
67% 140 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 96%
WD Red 1TB (2012)-$55
464GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 113 113 112 113 114 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 121
Write 100
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 113
72% 97.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3200 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
88% Excellent
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 35.2
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 25.6
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 33.8
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88%
Great: 112%

 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 4,205 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $886
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