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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.86% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (25%). 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)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '21 at 06:38
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Athlon 3000G-$49
AM4, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
65.8% Good
Memory 81.5
1-Core 97.5
2-Core 179
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 291
8-Core 295
40% 293 Pts
64-Core 292
20% 292 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics
MSI(1462 7A38) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
4.86% Terrible
Lighting 5.8
Reflection 9
Parallax 8
5% 7.6 fps
MRender 9
Gravity 5.7
Splatting 11.4
5% 8.7 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.86%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 330 Series 180GB
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 300i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 116 151 208 202 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 372
Write 172
Mixed 206
SusWrite 158
50% 227 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 76.9
4K Mixed 32.1
118% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 176
138% 191 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 81%
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
791GB free
Firmware: 411040WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 452 454 457 455 453 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 480
Mixed 397
SusWrite 449
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 48
164% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 256
218% 321 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 114%
Great: 120%
WDC WDS100T2B0A 1TB
782GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 471 469 482 483 482 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 471
Mixed 315
SusWrite 468
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 89.6
4K Mixed 42.2
157% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 257
218% 319 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3000 C16 Series 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 32.3
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 26.7
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 107%

 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 20,836 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $590
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