MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 89.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 15:29
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i5-7600K-$240
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
89.8% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 122
97% 122 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 485
QC Mixed 471
106% 469 Pts
MC Int 419
MC Float 475
MC Mixed 451
67% 448 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
61.1% Good
Lighting 175
Reflection 168
Parallax 233
61% 192 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 165
Splatting 125
61% 143 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX900 128GB-$163
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.4.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
63% Good
Read 469
Write 112
Mixed 206
57% 262 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 89.4
4K Mixed 16.4
110% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 30.8
49% 91.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 63%
Great: 80%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$33
146GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 132
Write 149
Mixed 131
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.07
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.06
13% 0.11 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 109%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
99GB free
Firmware: 2AR10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 97.4
Write 74.4
Mixed 91.8
66% 87.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.28
69% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.1% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 23.4
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 26
SC Mixed 23.2
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 89%
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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 3,291 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: 82% - Excellent Total price: $379
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