MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 128%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics133% 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.
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-7C56
MotherboardMSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210513
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 22 '21 at 12:50
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$285
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 158
2-Core 308
104% 186 Pts
4-Core 604
8-Core 976
100% 790 Pts
64-Core 1,223
82% 1,223 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$400
Nvidia(10DE 147A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
133% Outstanding
Lighting 182
Reflection 169
Parallax 163
148% 172 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 138
Splatting 116
117% 146 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 133%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MTFDDAV256TBN-1AR15ABHA 256GB
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPC0T12
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 472
Write 474
Mixed 319
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 41
157% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 302
220% 284 MB/s
Poor: 51% Great: 94%
Samsung 870 QVO 1TB-$101
480GB free
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 481 480 484 483 490 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 494
Mixed 445
SusWrite 482
109% 485 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 57.4
203% 75 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 374
281% 376 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 130%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 34.3
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 30.9
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 36.2
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B550-A PRO (MS-7C56) Builds (Compare 10,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI B550-A PRO (MS-7C56)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $957
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