MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics36.2% 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 Drive265% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190924
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 06 '21 at 10:07
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$420
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Memory 82.2
1-Core 143
2-Core 282
94% 169 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,080
102% 822 Pts
64-Core 2,196
147% 2,196 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
MSI(1462 809E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1341 MHz, MLim: 1902 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
36.2% Below average
Lighting 40.4
Reflection 61.8
Parallax 63.4
33% 55.2 fps
MRender 63
Gravity 47.6
Splatting 46.3
40% 52.3 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$113
802GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1560 843 841 850 852 855 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 1596
Write 1,893
Mixed 823
SusWrite 967
296% 1,320 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 196
4K Mixed 81.8
271% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,394
DQ Write 1,188
DQ Mixed 1,292
968% 1,292 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 265%
Great: 275%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
24GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 8.9 8.9 9.4 8.3 9.6 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
18.8% Very poor
Read 32.3
Write 18.2
Mixed 15.7
SusWrite 10.2
23% 19.1 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 2.5
226% 4.8 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 18.8%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-20-20 D4-3200 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
59.2% Above average
MC Read 22.8
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 17.6
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 20.4
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 56%

 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 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $520
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