MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
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 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 76.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics27.4% 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 Drive212% 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-7A38
MotherboardMSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 02 '17 at 22:18
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 5 1600-$152
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
76.5% Very good
Memory 78.4
1-Core 101
2-Core 201
74% 127 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 658
67% 530 Pts
64-Core 850
57% 850 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$110
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
27.4% Poor
Lighting 34.4
Reflection 25
Parallax 31.3
28% 30.2 fps
MRender 39
Gravity 32.5
Splatting 31.3
27% 34.3 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
MyDigitalSSD BPX NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$148
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,803
Write 1,423
Mixed 1,500
350% 1,575 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 39.3
142% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 97.8
102% 171 MB/s
Poor: 105%
This bench: 212%
Great: 212%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$96
293GB free
Firmware: 3.ADG Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 72.1
Write 74.8
Mixed 73.6
55% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.35
80% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 43%
WD My Book Duo 0A10 12TB
9.5TB free, PID 0a10
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 271
Write 220
Mixed 173
270% 221 MB/s
4K Read 1.18
4K Write 0.58
4K Mixed 0.23
32% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
50.6% Above average
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 14.6
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 19.1
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 4,793 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $541
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