MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 62.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81.9% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190202
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 27 '21 at 10:08
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$240
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.6% Good
Memory 70.2
1-Core 105
2-Core 174
68% 116 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 558
53% 427 Pts
64-Core 1,046
70% 1,046 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
Asus(1043 872A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3503 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Lighting 95.2
Reflection 89.4
Parallax 83.6
77% 89.4 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 80
Splatting 72
69% 88.3 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 166 162 163 160 160 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 491
Write 171
Mixed 212
SusWrite 168
57% 261 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 77.1
4K Mixed 32.8
129% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 221
181% 263 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 128%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
678GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 156 155 153 156 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 144
Mixed 91.5
SusWrite 155
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
241% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.1% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 26.3
78% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 22.1
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 4,229 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $570
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