MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 80.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics31.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170622
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateDec 30 '17 at 20:33
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 3 1300X-$110
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
SC Int 104
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 108
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 446
QC Mixed 424
96% 425 Pts
MC Int 405
MC Float 446
MC Mixed 424
64% 425 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$104
XFX(1682 9462) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1196 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.12.2
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Lighting 90
Reflection 79.1
Parallax 119
31% 96 fps
MRender 60.7
Gravity 87.2
Splatting 73
31% 73.6 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$33
170GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
46.7% Average
Read 488
Write 45.5
Mixed 324
62% 286 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 58.8
4K Mixed 5.9
81% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27.7
DQ Write 54.4
DQ Mixed 7.52
15% 29.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 96%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
931GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 103
Write 88.8
Mixed 105
75% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 2.36
4K Mixed 0.47
130% 1.21 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 62%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$53
573GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JP4OA3GH Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
69.2% Good
Read 116
Write 125
Mixed 108
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.28
70% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-2133 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
41.1% Average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 13.7
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 13.3
SC Mixed 13.2
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 98.7
40% 98.7 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) Builds (Compare 4,103 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: MSI B350M PRO-VDH (MS-7A38) - $71

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $481
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