MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 73.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics92.1% 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 Drive40% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180806
Uptime13.2 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 01:58
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 37%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$300
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Memory 73.5
1-Core 109
2-Core 216
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 678
67% 536 Pts
64-Core 1,119
75% 1,119 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.79
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
92.1% Outstanding
Lighting 111
Reflection 32.3
Parallax 23.9
90% 55.7 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 111
Splatting 20.9
95% 97.3 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 240GB-$49
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P180831a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 129 158 78 139 30 MB/s
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
40% Below average
Read 183
Write 105
Mixed 103
SusWrite 113
28% 126 MB/s
4K Read 9.8
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 13.8
64% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 93.6
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 120
100% 140 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 40%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 166 190 170 177 178 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 98.3
Write 118
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 177
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 79%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 2400 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
75.3% Very good
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 27.4
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 20.6
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 93.6
43% 93.6 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 2,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $511
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