MSI B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 76.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics21.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (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-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 20 '19 at 10:35
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$130
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
76.4% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 225
80% 169 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 708
72% 569 Pts
64-Core 928
62% 928 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 560 Ti-$188
Asus(1043 838B) 1GB
CLim: 830 MHz, MLim: 1002 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
21.4% Poor
Lighting 59.2
Reflection 61.1
Parallax 57.7
18% 59.3 fps
MRender 56.5
Gravity 61.5
Splatting 49.5
24% 55.8 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 24%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$17
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.03E02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 54 68 78 87 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 89.5
Write 89.3
Mixed 66.1
SusWrite 76.8
59% 80.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
175% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 35.6
MC Mixed 31.6
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 27.6
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 77.3
52% 77.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 95%
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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 B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 7,544 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B86) - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $547
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