MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.7% 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)
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B86
MotherboardMSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200418
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 10 '21 at 19:22
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 82.5
1-Core 135
2-Core 268
91% 162 Pts
4-Core 519
8-Core 817
85% 668 Pts
64-Core 1,084
73% 1,084 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
59.7% Above average
Lighting 74.6
Reflection 76.4
Parallax 70
60% 73.7 fps
MRender 66.4
Gravity 74.4
Splatting 69.5
59% 70.1 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,655
Write 2476
Mixed 1,870
519% 2,334 MB/s
4K Read 68.9
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 95
317% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,345
DQ Write 1117
DQ Mixed 1,232
922% 1,231 MB/s
Poor: 190% Great: 330%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 206 217 216 217 215 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 150
Write 134
Mixed 80.6
SusWrite 212
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.4
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 64GB
51GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.5 7.8 3.9 4.8 4.9 4.9 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
9.32% Terrible
Read 34.9
Write 8.2
Mixed 13.7
SusWrite 5.8
17% 15.7 MB/s
4K Read 7.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.8
69% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.32%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
88.8% Excellent
MC Read 36
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 35.3
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 26.2
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 34.4
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 76.1
52% 76.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $824
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