MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 80.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics116% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive251% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201126
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateSep 15 '21 at 06:34
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 19%
Watch Gameplay: 3060-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT-$353
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Memory 76.1
1-Core 115
2-Core 226
79% 139 Pts
4-Core 453
8-Core 800
78% 626 Pts
64-Core 934
63% 934 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$400
Asus(1043 87C8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.96
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
116% Outstanding
Lighting 157
Reflection 148
Parallax 141
127% 149 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 123
Splatting 106
103% 129 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 116%
Great: 143%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$100
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 32B3T8EA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 837 744 756 592 616 564 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 2,332
Write 1,606
Mixed 1,437
SusWrite 685
337% 1,515 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 68.2
228% 79 MB/s
DQ Read 1,162
DQ Write 865
DQ Mixed 605
563% 877 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 251%
Great: 366%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
72.4% Very good
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 28.8
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 25.7
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 88
45% 88 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 19: 2R 2G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
19% 24% 29 107 5 144 24" 1920 1080 GSM5B73 24GL600F
Typical B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86) Builds (Compare 16,707 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $683
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