MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics84.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive182% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 01:02
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%
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 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$153
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
68.1% Good
Memory 75.2
1-Core 99.4
2-Core 182
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 329
8-Core 604
58% 467 Pts
64-Core 806
54% 806 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
84.7% Excellent
Lighting 110
Reflection 102
Parallax 105
89% 106 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 95.2
Splatting 87.8
80% 101 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN500 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$66
426GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 201000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 910 742 748 748 749 744 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
182% Outstanding
Read 1,176
Write 1,209
Mixed 1,037
SusWrite 774
236% 1,049 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 55
184% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 796
DQ Write 558
DQ Mixed 698
516% 684 MB/s
Poor: 119%
This bench: 182%
Great: 227%
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
355GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 413 420 415 417 421 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 451
Mixed 221
SusWrite 418
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 27.7
110% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 63.3
128% 260 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 43.1
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 35.1
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 38.3
SC Mixed 29.1
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 89.9
44% 89.9 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $544
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