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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics47.1% 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 Drive216% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210412
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 29 '21 at 20:32
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700-$304
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 84.1
1-Core 118
2-Core 234
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 814
76% 617 Pts
64-Core 1,157
78% 1,157 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1411 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
47.1% Average
Lighting 50
Reflection 56.7
Parallax 90.1
40% 65.6 fps
MRender 56.4
Gravity 70.5
Splatting 49.2
55% 58.7 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8500G 500GB
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 659 561 539 540 543 539 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,613
Write 1,407
Mixed 1,278
SusWrite 564
272% 1,216 MB/s
4K Read 58.9
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 77.8
259% 89.6 MB/s
DQ Read 762
DQ Write 872
DQ Mixed 344
390% 659 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 216%
Great: 278%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2004)-$65
314GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 102 102 103 103 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 98
Write 103
Mixed 54.8
SusWrite 102
66% 89.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 45.7
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 33.5
115% 40.4 GB/s
SC Read 29.1
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 34.1
101% 35.4 GB/s
Latency 73.3
54% 73.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $532
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