MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 80.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 22:11
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i5-7500-$185
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
80.6% Excellent
SC Int 106
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 420
94% 417 Pts
MC Int 408
MC Float 443
MC Mixed 423
64% 425 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 199
Parallax 210
70% 215 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 211
Splatting 166
75% 176 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
196GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 404
Mixed 411
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 44.6
173% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 46.4
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 26.3
34% 59.1 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 101%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
927GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 183
Mixed 165
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.72
4K Mixed 0.36
144% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
SanDisk Cruzer 64GB
53GB free, PID 5530
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 6% Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB-$105
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
71.9% Very good
MC Read 26.3
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 22.3
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 21.6
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 887 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $625
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