MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics114% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive166% 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 B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191107
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMar 31 '21 at 10:32
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$320
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 82.2
1-Core 132
2-Core 266
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 824
82% 652 Pts
64-Core 1,056
71% 1,056 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700XT 50th Anniversary
AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 142
Reflection 145
Parallax 214
115% 167 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 146
Splatting 96.4
114% 120 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 114%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8500G 500GB
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 453 610 538 539 537 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Read 1,348
Write 1,155
Mixed 561
SusWrite 516
199% 895 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 54.3
200% 79.2 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 557
DQ Mixed 306
267% 387 MB/s
Poor: 127%
This bench: 166%
Great: 278%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$53
720GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 77 78 77 86 78 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
55.9% Above average
Read 116
Write 85
Mixed 10.5
SusWrite 79.1
52% 72.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
86% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 33.9
88% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 33.3
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 86%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 22,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $578
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