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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics11.9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210412
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 14:02
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 2200G-$92
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
75.6% Very good
Memory 76.8
1-Core 115
2-Core 228
79% 140 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 422
58% 426 Pts
64-Core 436
29% 436 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 8 (Ryzen iGPU)
AMD(1002 15DD) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
11.9% Very poor
Lighting 14.6
Reflection 14.6
Parallax 20.1
12% 16.4 fps
MRender 13.2
Gravity 15.2
Splatting 12.6
12% 13.7 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 11.9%
Great: 12%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$40
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 6,758
Write 5,298
Mixed 5,636
1,312% 5,897 MB/s
4K Read 418
4K Write 249
4K Mixed 272
1,114% 313 MB/s
DQ Read 1,454
DQ Write 1226
DQ Mixed 1,288
979% 1,322 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 107%
Sandisk X400 M.2 2280 128GB
79GB free
Firmware: X4130012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 92 103 105 105 91 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 484
Write 320
Mixed 323
SusWrite 120
69% 312 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 43.4
148% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 205
160% 221 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 33.1
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 28.7
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 86.6
46% 86.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 100%
Great: 89%

 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: 79% - Very good Total price: $590
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