MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 96%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics34.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive116% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161202
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:02
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i7-7700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
96% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 488
QC Mixed 468
106% 469 Pts
MC Int 665
MC Float 769
MC Mixed 711
107% 715 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 96%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$120
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
34.4% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 68.8
Parallax 102
33% 92.6 fps
MRender 77.2
Gravity 97.9
Splatting 74.7
36% 83.3 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$113
154GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 522
Write 491
Mixed 506
113% 506 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 43.5
166% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 161
168% 276 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
Seagate ST2000DM009-2G4100 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: DN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 182
Mixed 140
127% 170 MB/s
4K Read 2.03
4K Write 2.52
4K Mixed 0.42
178% 1.66 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$234
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
73.8% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 23.2
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 20.3
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 73.8%
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 B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 1,228 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $326
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