MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive262% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 22 '21 at 12:31
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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 5 3600-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Memory 68.7
1-Core 128
2-Core 262
84% 153 Pts
4-Core 513
8-Core 773
83% 643 Pts
64-Core 1,086
73% 1,086 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72% Very good
Lighting 92.1
Reflection 90
Parallax 83.2
74% 88.4 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 81.2
Splatting 72.9
69% 88.2 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS500G3XHC-00SJG0 500GB
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1196 826 818 835 769 675 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,019
Write 2,161
Mixed 1708
SusWrite 853
378% 1,685 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 73.4
258% 97.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,206
DQ Write 1,010
DQ Mixed 1,066
810% 1,094 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 262%
Great: 281%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.1% Good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 27.3
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 18
SC Mixed 26.9
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 58: 8R 5G 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
58% 37% 43 342 278 144 23.8" 1920 1080 AOC2402 24G2W1G4
Typical B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 20,935 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $590
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