MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 85.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics49.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180620
Uptime4 Days
Run DateJun 24 '19 at 23:29
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$235
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
85.6% Excellent
1-Core 120
2-Core 239
85% 180 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 904
86% 693 Pts
64-Core 1,338
90% 1,338 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
49.1% Average
Lighting 194
Reflection 166
Parallax 176
49% 179 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 182
Splatting 142
49% 153 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120GB
44GB free
Firmware: UE4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 104 76 88 84 70 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 451
Write 267
Mixed 169
SusWrite 105
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 19.9
82% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 76.7
DQ Mixed 15.1
34% 70 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 52%
Hua722020ala330 45W6276 59Y1813IBM 2TB
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JKAOA3HH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 65 68 72 51 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 82.2
Write 79.5
Mixed 42.2
SusWrite 62
49% 66.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 31.7
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 27.4
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 2,344 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $421
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