MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 87.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics65.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.8% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161130
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 22:10
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-7600-$218
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 119
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 443
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 456
104% 459 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 482
MC Mixed 458
69% 462 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$220
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 376.9
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
65.5% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 184
Parallax 194
61% 196 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 200
Splatting 156
78% 169 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$45
77GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 510
Write 168
Mixed 346
75% 341 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 6.88
104% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 29.8
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 7.12
25% 51.1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
931GB 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 (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 200
Mixed 154
131% 175 MB/s
4K Read 1.28
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.37
140% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x4GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
72.2% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 21.9
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 21.8
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 76%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 196 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $524
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