MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.6% 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 Drive116% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '19 at 10:25
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$145
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
88.7% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 415
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 428
97% 428 Pts
MC Int 888
MC Float 918
MC Mixed 909
136% 905 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$314
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 289
Parallax 333
96% 307 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 286
Splatting 227
102% 238 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 500GB
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT23B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 335 278 276 275 284 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 474
Mixed 448
SusWrite 317
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 59
202% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 304
227% 300 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 116%
Great: 128%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
327GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 102 102 102 102 102 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Read 198
Write 79.4
Mixed 74.8
SusWrite 102
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.6
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 35.2
115% 40.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 29.8
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450-A PRO (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 3,297 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 142% - Outstanding Total price: $465
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