MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 62.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics39.3% 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 Drive83.4% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime14.3 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:12
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 G4560-$60
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
62.4% Good
SC Int 106
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 108
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 270
QC Float 306
QC Mixed 291
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 261
MC Float 303
MC Mixed 264
41% 276 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
39.3% Below average
Lighting 125
Reflection 84.4
Parallax 122
38% 110 fps
MRender 80.3
Gravity 114
Splatting 85.4
40% 93.1 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigastone SS6200-128GB 128GB
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0724B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 518
Write 285
Mixed 366
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 30.5
140% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 29.6
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 21.3
31% 54.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
603GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 151
Mixed 145
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.27
90% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT8G4DFD824A.C16FBD1 859B CT8G4DFS8213.C8FDD1 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
72.9% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 22.7
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 23.2
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
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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 3,278 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $380
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