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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics58.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive42.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 21 '21 at 08:55
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 19%
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 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Memory 83.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 204
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 698
68% 542 Pts
64-Core 859
58% 859 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$200
CLim: 1580 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Performing below potential (41st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
58.7% Above average
Lighting 71.4
Reflection 69.1
Parallax 97.2
58% 79.2 fps
MRender 68.2
Gravity 75.4
Splatting 53.3
60% 65.6 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$39
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 29 71 49 66 50 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 469
Write 428
Mixed 10.2
SusWrite 87.3
55% 249 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 21.1
56% 14.1 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 96%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
263GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 117 118 104 109 111 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
48.2% Average
Read 54.5
Write 140
Mixed 25
SusWrite 114
60% 83.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.2
64% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 30.6
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 25.5
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 74.9
53% 74.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 102%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $549
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