MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics25.3% 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 Drive129% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 18:25
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Memory 76.2
1-Core 142
2-Core 282
92% 167 Pts
4-Core 548
8-Core 920
93% 734 Pts
64-Core 1,460
98% 1,460 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
Sapphire(174B E241) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
25.3% Poor
Lighting 31.8
Reflection 35
Parallax 42.2
26% 36.3 fps
MRender 29.2
Gravity 31.1
Splatting 24.2
25% 28.2 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 29%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 512GB-$150
379GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 482 491 492 492 493 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 486
Mixed 439
SusWrite 485
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 58.9
201% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 354
272% 368 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 129%
Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G26C16U4B.8FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.8% Very good
MC Read 30
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 29.1
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 26.7
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 88
46% 88 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 96%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 14,597 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $609
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