MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics15.6% 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 Drive228% 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-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200831
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 18 '21 at 01:52
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$289
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Memory 83.5
1-Core 140
2-Core 276
93% 166 Pts
4-Core 520
8-Core 937
91% 729 Pts
64-Core 1,442
97% 1,442 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Asus(1043 85F5) 2GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
15.6% Very poor
Lighting 19.1
Reflection 18.7
Parallax 19.3
15% 19 fps
MRender 15.5
Gravity 20.2
Splatting 17.8
16% 17.8 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$126
370GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1011 1244 1264 1267 275 89 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
228% Outstanding
Read 1,491
Write 1,285
Mixed 1,026
SusWrite 858
261% 1,165 MB/s
4K Read 58.9
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 77.4
268% 95.7 MB/s
DQ Read 685
DQ Write 814
DQ Mixed 273
338% 591 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 228%
Great: 305%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$170
7.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 178 178 183 184 183 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 42% Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
MC Read 34
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 35.1
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 37.4
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 30: 6R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
30% 19% 32 45 5 144 31.5" 2560 1440 SAM7088 LC32G5xT
History:
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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 122%
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Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $959
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