MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive103% 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-7A40
MotherboardMSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 09 '21 at 01:05
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%
Watch Gameplay: 1080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AF-$152
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Memory 85
1-Core 117
2-Core 232
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 754
76% 600 Pts
64-Core 990
66% 990 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
EVGA(3842 6288) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 130
Reflection 146
Parallax 133
105% 136 fps
Gravity 142
Splatting 126
145% 134 fps
Poor: 94% Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8250G 250GB
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 244 255 150 130 145 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 1,151
Write 468
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 218
104% 479 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 29.8
4K Mixed 39
111% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 93.2
DQ Mixed 136
115% 174 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 103%
Great: 235%
Liteonit LCT-128M3S 128GB
19GB free
Firmware: VQN6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 199 198 185 186 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 469
Write 197
Mixed 230
SusWrite 194
60% 273 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 69.7
4K Mixed 34.4
126% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 167
145% 217 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
219GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 113 113 114 113 158 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 150
Write 140
Mixed 73.1
SusWrite 121
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KD48GU880-36A180T 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 48.7
MC Write 44.5
MC Mixed 37.3
124% 43.5 GB/s
SC Read 29.3
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 31
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 118%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) Builds (Compare 6,212 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450I GAMING PLUS AC (MS-7A40) - $129

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $908
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $220Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-11600K $259Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-11700K $380Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $94SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback