MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 54.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics82.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.9% 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.
High background CPU (22%). 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)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170418
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 11:45
Run Duration83 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 Pentium G4560-$86
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
54.8% Above average
SC Int 91.8
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 87.3
75% 94.2 Pts
QC Int 189
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 265
55% 245 Pts
MC Int 249
MC Float 282
MC Mixed 267
40% 266 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gainward(10B0 13C0) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1618 MHz, MaxM: 1825 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Lighting 258
Reflection 240
Parallax 265
78% 254 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 236
Splatting 169
92% 195 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 91%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$103
8GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 496
Write 335
Mixed 335
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 66.3
4K Mixed 19.4
120% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 43.5
DQ Write 77.5
DQ Mixed 19.1
26% 46.7 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x4GB-$76
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
65.4% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 20.5
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 20.6
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 79%
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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 1,523 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $692
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