MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 72.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics68.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:52
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7400-$198
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
72.7% Very good
SC Int 98.6
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 102
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 406
QC Mixed 374
85% 377 Pts
MC Int 351
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 377
56% 378 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$221
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
68.1% Good
Lighting 199
Reflection 176
Parallax 265
69% 213 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 196
Splatting 128
67% 155 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE5000PNC 500GB
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 406 410 411 411 410 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Read 475
Write 427
Mixed 307
SusWrite 403
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 24.4
100% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 126
96% 128 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 120%
Generic Flash Disk 32GB
30GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 14 14 15 10 14 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
6.92% Terrible
Read 20
Write 5.7
Mixed 16
SusWrite 13.7
18% 13.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
16% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 6.92%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2666 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
43.7% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 12.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.1
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 3,434 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $379
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