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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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 Drive228% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display5120 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 23 '22 at 17:17
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 3700X How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT-$390
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Memory 83.7
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
93% 166 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 957
92% 740 Pts
64-Core 1,544
104% 1,544 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$420
MSI(1462 C757) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2310 MHz, MLim: 3725 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 511.23
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 113
Parallax 132
110% 127 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 118
Splatting 106
104% 137 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$48
366GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 740 477 330 319 324 320 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
228% Outstanding
Read 1,593
Write 1,621
Mixed 1,290
SusWrite 418
276% 1,231 MB/s
4K Read 54.9
4K Write 196
4K Mixed 82.1
292% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,252
DQ Write 947
DQ Mixed 1001
775% 1,067 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 228%
Great: 238%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
470GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 178 177 177 177 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 164
Mixed 80.7
SusWrite 178
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
86.7% Excellent
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 34.1
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 27.5
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 35.6
83% 29 GB/s
Latency 74
54% 74 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 30: 3R 4G 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
30% 9% 107 336 267 240 48.7" 4096 1152 SAM7053 LC49G95T
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $489
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