MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics68.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive204% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C52
MotherboardMSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201210
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '21 at 21:56
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Memory 81.3
1-Core 132
2-Core 262
89% 158 Pts
4-Core 488
8-Core 802
82% 645 Pts
64-Core 1,046
70% 1,046 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
Nvidia(10DE 21C4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
68.4% Good
Lighting 88.2
Reflection 86.8
Parallax 79.9
71% 85 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 75.5
Splatting 70.3
65% 84.8 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN500 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$66
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 201000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 877 438 423 429 410 391 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
204% Outstanding
Read 1,225
Write 1,314
Mixed 1,106
SusWrite 494
232% 1,035 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 72.1
252% 95.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1084
DQ Write 1,029
DQ Mixed 1,096
812% 1,070 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 204%
Great: 226%
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
103GB free
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 60 58 72 46 72 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 511
Write 448
Mixed 368
SusWrite 114
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 1.2
118% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 19.4
DQ Mixed 18.1
27% 55 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 208 201 204 204 209 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 145
Write 177
Mixed 72.1
SusWrite 204
109% 150 MB/s
4K Read 2.4
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$58
117GB free
Firmware: SD1A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 70 70 70 71 72 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 69.5
Write 13.2
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 70.4
37% 49.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 59%
Corsair Flash Voyager 2GB
2GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.9 8 7.8 7.9 8 8 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
8.39% Terrible
Read 26.6
Write 7.7
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 7.8
13% 11.9 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
44% 4 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.39%
Great: 10%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.2
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.2
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 34.6
80% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52) Builds (Compare 9,590 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $531
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-10600K $224Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-10400F $148Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-10700K $320Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $49
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback