MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.89% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive58.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7972
MotherboardMSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 20:09
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 i7-6700K-$259
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
87.5% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 424
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 616
MC Float 700
MC Mixed 670
99% 662 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 3693) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
6.89% Terrible
Lighting 19
Reflection 18.7
Parallax 28.3
7% 22 fps
MRender 9.5
Gravity 21.7
Splatting 16.6
7% 15.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.89%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$270
580GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 484
Write 333
Mixed 315
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 8.88
60% 23.7 MB/s
DQ Read 14.5
DQ Write 52.7
DQ Mixed 9.86
14% 25.7 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
533GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 142
Write 150
Mixed 135
107% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.32
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.36
135% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$217
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 23.2
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 23.9
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) Builds (Compare 1,762 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $673
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