MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics27.8% 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 Drive128% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201030
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 06:42
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$298
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 94.5
1-Core 159
2-Core 318
106% 190 Pts
4-Core 628
8-Core 1,011
104% 819 Pts
64-Core 1,281
86% 1,281 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
27.8% Poor
Lighting 35.1
Reflection 35.8
Parallax 46.6
28% 39.2 fps
MRender 32.3
Gravity 34
Splatting 26.3
27% 30.9 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 30%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 268 220 265 219 193 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 764
Write 707
Mixed 531
SusWrite 231
125% 558 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 51.9
216% 84.9 MB/s
DQ Read 439
DQ Write 370
DQ Mixed 415
308% 408 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 128%
Great: 146%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$108
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 43.5
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 35.8
99% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 32
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 37.5
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B550-A PRO (MS-7C56) Builds (Compare 7,843 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $899
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