MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 73.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics83.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C52
MotherboardMSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 27 '22 at 13:57
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AF-$109
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Memory 76.9
1-Core 98.5
2-Core 198
70% 124 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 593
60% 484 Pts
64-Core 709
44% 709 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 5600-XT-$300
ASRock(1849 5120) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 6GB, Driver: 22.1.1
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
83.8% Excellent
Lighting 108
Reflection 123
Parallax 159
88% 130 fps
MRender 96.7
Gravity 112
Splatting 75.1
76% 94.8 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 87%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$26
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 87 79 113 125 87 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 182
Write 178
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 99.4
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 112%
Samsung HM321HI 320GB-$90
100GB free
Firmware: 2AJ10002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 77 78 79 80 80 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
45.6% Average
Read 80.1
Write 49.6
Mixed 49.4
SusWrite 78.7
48% 64.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$45
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 31.1
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 26.2
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 86.5
46% 86.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52) Builds (Compare 5,017 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $499
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