MSI B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 83.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics7.8% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive235% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161213
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 04:38
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 358
QC Float 407
QC Mixed 407
88% 391 Pts
MC Int 575
MC Float 662
MC Mixed 638
93% 625 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
MSI(1462 7A69) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
7.8% Terrible
Lighting 21.1
Reflection 24.9
Parallax 22.1
7% 22.7 fps
MRender 13.1
Gravity 19.5
Splatting 32.2
9% 21.6 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.8%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
235% Outstanding
Read 2,554
Write 1,158
Mixed 1,353
370% 1,688 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 34.9
192% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 58.3
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 142
104% 131 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 235%
Great: 238%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
676GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 158
Mixed 155
122% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.35
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.25
136% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate ST3500414CS 500GB
465GB free
Firmware: CA14 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 105
Write 106
Mixed 97.9
77% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.02
4K Mixed 0.55
104% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
33.8% Below average
MC Read 11.8
MC Write 11.8
MC Mixed 9.7
32% 11.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 11.1
SC Mixed 10.1
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 79.8
50% 79.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 93%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69) Builds (Compare 2,853 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $579
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $289Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $121
Intel Core i7-7700K $300AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $176SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $945SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $58HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback