MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.8% 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 Drive116% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 19:57
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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-$293
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.65 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 90.1
1-Core 116
2-Core 230
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 863
82% 659 Pts
64-Core 1,303
88% 1,303 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 86%
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 (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.8% Very good
Lighting 99.5
Reflection 109
Parallax 94.2
83% 101 fps
MRender 95.2
Gravity 94.6
Splatting 100
57% 96.7 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 88%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$109
509GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 483 486 491 490 490 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 489
Mixed 412
SusWrite 466
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 47.7
164% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 370
278% 370 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$67
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 47.5
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 34.1
116% 40.6 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 31.9
100% 35.1 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 113%
Great: 111%

 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 4,326 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $98

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $929
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