MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop 63%
Workstation 24%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 80.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics43.4% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory2 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 12 '17 at 18:05
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
80.5% Excellent
SC Int 103
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 107
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 410
QC Float 447
QC Mixed 423
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 415
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 430
65% 432 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
43.4% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 84.7
Parallax 141
44% 123 fps
MRender 81.1
Gravity 128
Splatting 86.9
43% 98.7 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$82
191GB free
Firmware: M0CR050 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 479
Write 334
Mixed 338
85% 383 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 70.7
4K Mixed 13.7
95% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27.4
DQ Write 79.2
DQ Mixed 13.8
22% 40.1 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 82%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$23
24GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 245
Write 90.8
Mixed 99.6
156% 145 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 10.2
4K Mixed 4.68
553% 9.11 MB/s
DQ Read 12.7
DQ Write 10.4
DQ Mixed 4.86
566% 9.33 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 12.2
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 12.5
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 48%
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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 750 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 73%
Workstation 48%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $779
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