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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics55.3% 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 Drive137% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200617
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 21 '22 at 20:19
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 30%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$359
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Memory 78.4
1-Core 126
2-Core 237
84% 147 Pts
4-Core 457
8-Core 790
78% 623 Pts
64-Core 979
66% 979 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$409
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 512.77
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.3% Above average
Lighting 71.4
Reflection 70.2
Parallax 67.7
58% 69.8 fps
MRender 57.2
Gravity 66.7
Splatting 54.2
53% 59.4 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 42 49 47 49 48 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 836
Write 884
Mixed 539
SusWrite 64.2
130% 581 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 73.4
234% 87.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 842
DQ Mixed 223
276% 471 MB/s
Poor: 104%
This bench: 137%
Great: 253%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$41
611GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 153 156 159 156 154 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 126
Write 148
Mixed 68
SusWrite 156
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
95% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 106%
SanDisk Cruzer Snap 32GB
9GB free, PID 55a5
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 10 8.8 10 8.9 10 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
13.3% Very poor
Read 31.5
Write 20.4
Mixed 13.2
SusWrite 10.3
23% 18.9 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 2.4
158% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 13.3%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 F4-3200C16-8GVKB TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 F4-3200C16-8GVKB 32GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 23.4
MC Mixed 35.8
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 31
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 83.5
48% 83.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 51: 6R 3G 12B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
51% 48% 44 107 7 165 24" 1920 1080 AUS24AC VG248
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Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $544
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