MSI MPG B550 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive128% 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 MPG B550 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201028
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 25 '21 at 10:20
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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-$309
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Memory 76.3
1-Core 139
2-Core 277
91% 164 Pts
4-Core 453
8-Core 869
82% 661 Pts
64-Core 1,368
92% 1,368 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$234
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.6.2
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
44.3% Average
Lighting 50.6
Reflection 60.5
Parallax 76.4
41% 62.5 fps
MRender 62.9
Gravity 59.4
Splatting 44.3
48% 55.5 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$169
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 255 274 399 579 1140 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 103
Mixed 210
SusWrite 479
56% 248 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 30.6
192% 78.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,260
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 476
431% 684 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 128%
Great: 359%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$89
254GB free
Firmware: SM30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 36 35 32 35 35 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
26% Poor
Read 53.7
Write 48.2
Mixed 54.6
SusWrite 35.1
36% 47.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.8
343% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 26%
Great: 65%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$160
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 176 176 167 174 174 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 129
Mixed 26
SusWrite 173
87% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.8
338% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
67.3% Good
MC Read 28
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 27.4
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 23.6
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 87.6
46% 87.6 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 94%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 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
0% 0% 0 8 5 144 31.5" 1280 720 SAM707A LC27G5xT
Typical MPG B550 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C56) Builds (Compare 15,543 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG B550 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C56) - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,080
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