MSI B460M-A PRO (MS-7C88)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.1% 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 Drive292% 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-7C88
MotherboardMSI B460M-A PRO (MS-7C88)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201130
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 13 '21 at 18:05
Run Duration192 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-10100F-$120
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Memory 93.7
1-Core 132
2-Core 258
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 690
74% 578 Pts
64-Core 695
47% 695 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
Zotac(19DA 3527) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.1% Very good
Lighting 96.5
Reflection 98.8
Parallax 90.1
78% 95.1 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 89.7
Splatting 77.3
74% 89.5 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$70
266GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1177 1268 600 593 595 597 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 2,496
Write 2,341
Mixed 1,386
SusWrite 805
392% 1,757 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 91.1
309% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,176
DQ Write 938
DQ Mixed 1,073
798% 1,062 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 292%
Great: 316%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$120
112GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 142 141 141 142 142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 332
Mixed 407
SusWrite 177
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 54.9
199% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 173
181% 298 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FAD1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2533 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
85.5% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 23.9
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 35.7
SC Mixed 27.1
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 92%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B460M-A PRO (MS-7C88) Builds (Compare 2,001 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B460M-A PRO (MS-7C88) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $584
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