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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 74%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics52.7% 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 Drive109% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory18.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJun 19 '21 at 18:28
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU10%
Watch Gameplay: 580 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$225
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
74% Very good
Memory 73.3
1-Core 111
2-Core 212
75% 132 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 655
67% 528 Pts
64-Core 896
60% 896 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$260
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.7% Above average
Lighting 62.8
Reflection 63.7
Parallax 87.6
51% 71.4 fps
MRender 65.5
Gravity 68.7
Splatting 47.1
55% 60.4 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Apacer AS340 480GB
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: H190117H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 446 448 439 389 380 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 471
Mixed 440
SusWrite 422
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 46.3
158% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 334
248% 330 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$70
904GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 125 127 126 128 127 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 85
Write 91
Mixed 69.9
SusWrite 126
68% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 85%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 64GB
58GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.8 4.3 4.5 3.3 4 3.7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
4.85% Terrible
Read 11.2
Write 5.7
Mixed 7.5
SusWrite 4.3
9% 7.18 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.9
58% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 4.85%
Great: 18%
SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 16GB-$6
14GB free, PID 5591
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 12 12 7.8 6.9 6.5 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
12.8% Very poor
Read 34.9
Write 14
Mixed 16.9
SusWrite 9.7
22% 18.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 2.5
152% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-18-18 D4-3000 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 25.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 21
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 94
43% 94 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 74%
Great: 101%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 49: 8R 2G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
49% 16% 80 301 225 60 21.7" 1920 1080 GSM5AB8 LG IPS FULLHD
History: Score 18: 1R 3G 4B | Score 49: 8R 2G 3B
Typical B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 23,261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $508
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