MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics68.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.6% 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.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 05:22
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 G4600-$80
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
63.9% Good
SC Int 109
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 272
QC Float 308
QC Mixed 295
66% 292 Pts
MC Int 278
MC Float 311
MC Mixed 302
44% 297 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$220
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
68.4% Good
Lighting 213
Reflection 187
Parallax 191
64% 197 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 199
Splatting 161
72% 169 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 72%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$63
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 504
Write 349
Mixed 326
87% 393 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 19.4
123% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 43.4
91% 188 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSC.8FBD 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 24.5
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 26.5
73% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 95%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 3,338 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $395
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $269Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $161
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $145SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $155SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback