MSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics58.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive91.7% 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.
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 V2 (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190722
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateAug 22 '19 at 01:16
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$110
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
76.8% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 224
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 730
73% 581 Pts
64-Core 915
61% 915 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
CLim: 1411 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Lighting 216
Reflection 185
Parallax 320
60% 240 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 219
Splatting 145
56% 174 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Burst 480GB
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMJ1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 457 470 469 474 475 477 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 254
Write 106
Mixed 88.2
SusWrite 470
52% 230 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 81.1
4K Mixed 42.1
123% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 218
188% 274 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 101%
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
237GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 408 407 408 407 408 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 498
Write 404
Mixed 280
SusWrite 407
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 29.2
102% 38.1 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 160
129% 188 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 44.1
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 34.5
113% 39.4 GB/s
SC Read 25.6
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 28.8
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 1,681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B450M BAZOOKA V2 (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $387
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