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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics47.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive79.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A38
MotherboardMSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191029
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateJan 08 '20 at 14:24
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 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 Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$179
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
1-Core 122
2-Core 240
85% 181 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 922
86% 699 Pts
64-Core 1,292
87% 1,292 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$120
CLim: 1268 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.12.3
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
47.3% Average
Lighting 160
Reflection 158
Parallax 245
42% 188 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 171
Splatting 123
48% 143 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 75 62 62 59 71 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Read 507
Write 423
Mixed 374
SusWrite 126
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 24.7
140% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 1.2
68% 159 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 97%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$39
845GB free
Firmware: AX002F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 106 107 97 107 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
59.7% Above average
Read 103
Write 106
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 105
64% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 62%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2011)-$75
874GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 104 105 104 104 102 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 105
Write 99
Mixed 55.2
SusWrite 104
66% 90.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 63%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 0911
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 130 129 130 124 125 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 136
Write 114
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 127
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 102%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$16
24GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 11 18 16 21 20 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 139
Write 100
Mixed 106
SusWrite 28.3
117% 93.3 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 4.5
285% 4.4 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-18-18 D4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 43.6
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 32.5
110% 38.4 GB/s
SC Read 26.1
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 29.5
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
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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 1,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
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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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