MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 60.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.25% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7972
MotherboardMSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161103
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 12:11
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$68
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
60.6% Good
SC Int 100
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 105
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 255
QC Float 298
QC Mixed 280
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 261
MC Float 305
MC Mixed 285
42% 284 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon HD 4300
PwrHis(1787 2271) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.25% Terrible
Lighting 4.5
Reflection 6
Parallax 4.2
1% 4.9 fps
MRender 2.9
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 3.2
1% 2.87 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.25%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
585GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 92 117 119 128 129 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 123
Write 122
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 110
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.4% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 21.9
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 22.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 92%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) Builds (Compare 2,125 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $719
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