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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics78.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190723
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 07 '19 at 03:48
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 249
89% 189 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 762
77% 612 Pts
64-Core 978
66% 978 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$349
Gigabyte(1458 3FC1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Lighting 309
Reflection 282
Parallax 308
81% 300 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 269
Splatting 174
78% 233 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 92%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team T253TD001T 1TB
885GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0410A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 429 402 378 381 391 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 400
Write 378
Mixed 329
SusWrite 398
85% 376 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 47.6
156% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 122
157% 281 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 105%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
62.9% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 25
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 20.5
52% 18 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 1,559 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $412
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