MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 44.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics52.2% 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 Drive106% 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.
Very high background CPU (48%). 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)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1824 x 1026 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 21:16
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 48%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 G4500-$64
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
44.4% Average
SC Int 91.8
SC Float 98.3
SC Mixed 94
76% 94.7 Pts
QC Int 171
QC Float 180
QC Mixed 177
40% 176 Pts
MC Int 169
MC Float 191
MC Mixed 187
27% 182 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Gigabyte(1458 360C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Lighting 142
Reflection 111
Parallax 194
50% 149 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 159
Splatting 91
54% 123 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 404
Mixed 415
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 43.5
163% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 110
120% 203 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 106%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
989GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 94.6
Write 114
Mixed 104
79% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.02
4K Write 0.16
4K Mixed 0.03
7% 0.07 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 85%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
399GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 168
Write 126
Mixed 109
100% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 0.58
4K Mixed 0.24
69% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2133 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
31.8% Below average
MC Read 11.7
MC Write 10.9
MC Mixed 10.3
31% 11 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 8.5
25% 8.67 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 43%
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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 2,867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
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Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $394
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