MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 96.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171117
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 03:51
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-7700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 131
104% 131 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 482
QC Mixed 489
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 627
MC Float 712
MC Mixed 680
101% 673 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 388
Reflection 402
Parallax 415
123% 402 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 413
Splatting 262
134% 308 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 130%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 120GB-$50
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 515
Write 331
Mixed 347
88% 398 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 75.3
4K Mixed 9.27
102% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 34
DQ Write 78.8
DQ Mixed 9.69
21% 40.8 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 93%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
859GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Read 133
Write 125
Mixed 119
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.15
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.31
125% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS4G4D240FSE.8FAR 859B BLS4G4D240FSE.8FBD 859B BLS4G4D240FSE.8FAR 12GB
2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 23.8
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 25.6
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.1%
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 MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69) Builds (Compare 679 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $592
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