MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics128% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive354% 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
1 month ago, 7 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 01 '21 at 02:50
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 94.2
1-Core 159
2-Core 317
106% 190 Pts
4-Core 633
8-Core 941
101% 787 Pts
64-Core 1,205
81% 1,205 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
EVGA(3842 4663) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.96
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
128% Outstanding
Lighting 173
Reflection 168
Parallax 158
140% 166 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 134
Splatting 117
114% 144 fps
Poor: 121%
This bench: 128%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX920 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$125
756GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN163 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1708 1734 1699 1667 1478 983 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
354% Outstanding
Read 2,630
Write 1,751
Mixed 1,335
SusWrite 1,545
405% 1,815 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 99.7
332% 120 MB/s
DQ Read 1,216
DQ Write 1,075
DQ Mixed 1,240
904% 1,177 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 354%
Great: 352%
Samsung 870 EVO 500GB-$80
138GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 377 376 381 352 367 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 495
Mixed 461
SusWrite 381
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 67.5
227% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 372
280% 374 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 131%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 44.1
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 38.5
104% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 33
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 39.8
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 103%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 76: 10R 8G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
76% 42% 48 306 272 60 27" 2560 1440 MSI3CA8 MSI G273Q
History: Score 60: 10R 3G 1B | Score 76: 10R 8G 2B
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Gaming
Gaming 145%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 137%
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Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $942
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