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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.5% 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 Drive82.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime3.3 Days
Run DateJan 26 '21 at 23:04
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Memory 82.6
1-Core 127
2-Core 246
86% 152 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 795
79% 630 Pts
64-Core 1,024
69% 1,024 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Nvidia(10DE 12D9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.5% Above average
Lighting 65.1
Reflection 97.1
Parallax 0.3
53% 54.2 fps
MRender 61.5
Gravity 65.6
Splatting 60.5
52% 62.5 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LS 60GB-$57
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 54 93 95 68 83 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 481
Write 313
Mixed 322
SusWrite 94.9
67% 303 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 31.2
149% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 187
168% 253 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
646GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 168 166 167 168 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 161
Mixed 105
SusWrite 167
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
444GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 120 119 123 121 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 123
Write 121
Mixed 62.1
SusWrite 121
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4B.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 34.3
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 24
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 31
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $590
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