MSI B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics25.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive230% 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B87
MotherboardMSI B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87)  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190827
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateApr 04 '21 at 01:38
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%
Watch Gameplay: 570 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
65.7% Good
Memory 69
1-Core 98.1
2-Core 181
67% 116 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 594
58% 465 Pts
64-Core 813
54% 813 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$150
CLim: 1268 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
25.6% Poor
Lighting 29.2
Reflection 32.2
Parallax 39.6
24% 33.7 fps
MRender 33.2
Gravity 34.9
Splatting 25.7
28% 31.3 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
334GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1296 1284 1270 1299 1277 1287 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
230% Outstanding
Read 1,740
Write 1,567
Mixed 1,346
SusWrite 1,285
334% 1,485 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 80.3
4K Mixed 53.2
169% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 788
DQ Write 506
DQ Mixed 703
509% 666 MB/s
Poor: 235%
This bench: 230%
Great: 373%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 148 135 141 146 144 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Read 156
Write 123
Mixed 71
SusWrite 143
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
61.4% Good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 20.6
MC Mixed 23.3
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 16.5
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M GAMING PLUS (MS-7B87) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $637
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