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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 82.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive233% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200519
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 29 '21 at 10:44
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Memory 80.5
1-Core 133
2-Core 263
89% 159 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 781
78% 618 Pts
64-Core 1,043
70% 1,043 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
69.9% Good
Lighting 88.7
Reflection 89.3
Parallax 83
72% 87 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 78.9
Splatting 72
68% 87.5 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$47
362GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR020 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 694 984 1067 920 947 684 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 1,681
Write 1,099
Mixed 1,020
SusWrite 883
261% 1,170 MB/s
4K Read 68.6
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 82.6
285% 97.5 MB/s
DQ Read 611
DQ Write 452
DQ Mixed 237
257% 434 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 233%
Great: 252%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3200 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
62.2% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 21.4
MC Mixed 19.5
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 19.9
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 79.6
50% 79.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 62%

 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 19,630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $533
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