MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics158% 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 Drive104% 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-7A62
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:41
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i5-7500-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 99.5
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 449
100% 443 Pts
MC Int 428
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 446
67% 446 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
Gigabyte(1458 374C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
158% Outstanding
Lighting 508
Reflection 492
Parallax 594
167% 531 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 504
Splatting 272
152% 343 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 158%
Great: 176%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$90
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 267 169 93 60 73 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 460
Mixed 328
SusWrite 173
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 52.2
190% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 249
211% 310 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
73% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 22
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 21.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 73%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 1,240 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $647
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