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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive222% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). 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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 22 '21 at 21:27
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.95 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 78.9
1-Core 112
2-Core 223
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 737
71% 570 Pts
64-Core 996
67% 996 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
Nvidia(10DE 21C4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Lighting 93.2
Reflection 91.6
Parallax 85.8
75% 90.2 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 81.5
Splatting 74.2
70% 89.9 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$94
703GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1256 814 838 839 838 840 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 1,506
Write 1,768
Mixed 1,410
SusWrite 904
315% 1,397 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 68.1
226% 81.8 MB/s
DQ Read 968
DQ Write 663
DQ Mixed 900
649% 843 MB/s
Poor: 186%
This bench: 222%
Great: 270%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KD48GU880-32A160U 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 45.5
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 35.4
118% 41.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 30.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 82.6
48% 82.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 111%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 22,486 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $575
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