MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics37.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive43.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C52
MotherboardMSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210519
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 05 '21 at 20:45
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Memory 80.6
1-Core 114
2-Core 227
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 453
8-Core 711
74% 582 Pts
64-Core 971
65% 971 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
MSI(1462 328D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
37.1% Below average
Lighting 75.5
Reflection 78.5
Parallax 72.3
61% 75.4 fps
MRender 68.3
Gravity 0.3
Splatting 71.2
9% 46.6 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$25
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 120 134 122 125 126 MB/s
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
43.6% Average
Read 212
Write 162
Mixed 166
SusWrite 140
38% 170 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 35.3
4K Mixed 20.4
81% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 41.9
DQ Write 44
DQ Mixed 39
30% 41.6 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 81%
Seagate ST1000VM002-1CT162 1TB
502GB free
Firmware: SC11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 80 81 82 83 82 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
45.7% Average
Read 78.9
Write 78.5
Mixed 48.2
SusWrite 80
52% 71.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 99%
ST950032 5AS 500GB
117GB free, PID 1052
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 37 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
16.8% Very poor
Read 35.3
Write 31.3
Mixed 24.4
SusWrite 37.8
44% 32.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
59% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 16.8%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 29
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 27.6
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 79.4
50% 79.4 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52) Builds (Compare 13,616 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M-A PRO MAX (MS-7C52)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $597
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