MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 82.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics51.1% 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 Drive94.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200831
Uptime25 Days
Run DateMay 14 '22 at 00:36
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$109
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Memory 69.1
1-Core 142
2-Core 280
87% 164 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 842
83% 678 Pts
64-Core 1,053
65% 1,053 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 580-$140
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.30.23.04
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.1% Above average
Lighting 64.9
Reflection 61.6
Parallax 88.8
53% 71.8 fps
MRender 63.6
Gravity 70.4
Splatting 46
48% 60 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 56%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
253GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 277 279 286 291 288 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 261
Mixed 252
SusWrite 284
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 37.3
152% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 239
203% 299 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 129%
WDC WDBNCE0010PNC 1TB
313GB free
Firmware: 415020RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 378 371 375 374 368 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 436
Mixed 278
SusWrite 381
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 38.2
150% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 140
157% 265 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
59.5% Above average
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 22.6
60% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 21.1
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 104
39% 104 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B550-A PRO (MS-7C56) Builds (Compare 9,309 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 142%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 130%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $716
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