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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 207%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 205%
UFO
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 94.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics226% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200617
Uptime6.7 Days
Run DateJun 21 '21 at 00:15
Run Duration241 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Memory 90.7
1-Core 137
2-Core 272
94% 167 Pts
4-Core 527
8-Core 915
91% 721 Pts
64-Core 1,445
97% 1,445 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
EVGA(3842 3897) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4850 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
226% Outstanding
Lighting 306
Reflection 250
Parallax 322
247% 293 fps
MRender 322
Gravity 237
Splatting 171
201% 243 fps
Poor: 139%
This bench: 226%
Great: 229%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42AZS6AC Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,019
Write 2,012
Mixed 863
362% 1,631 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 51
201% 82.8 MB/s
DQ Read 552
DQ Write 1,022
DQ Mixed 513
467% 696 MB/s
Poor: 193% Great: 369%
WDC WDS200T2B0A-00SM50 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 415020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 462 422 411 423 427 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 481
Mixed 409
SusWrite 436
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 52.3
185% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 256
221% 327 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 120%
Great: 120%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
482GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 167 168 164 161 165 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 104
Write 110
Mixed 67.4
SusWrite 162
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
97% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 107%
B&N NOOK SimpleTouch 16GB
15GB free, PID 0003
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 4.2 3.8 4.1 3.8 4.1 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
9.01% Terrible
Read 16
Write 8.7
Mixed 16.9
SusWrite 3.9
14% 11.4 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0
65% 0.63 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
89.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 35.3
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 27.5
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 35.6
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 12: 0R 3G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
12% 14% 43 110 7 144 27" 2560 1440 AOC2702 Q27G2G4
Typical B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 15,290 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: 73% - Very good Total price: $669
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