MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

Gaming 125%
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 75%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics176% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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-7A62
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 29 '18 at 08:46
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Memory 91.9
1-Core 136
2-Core 266
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 712
73% 576 Pts
64-Core 717
48% 717 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,247
Nvidia(10DE 1E07) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
176% Outstanding
Lighting 646
Reflection 597
Parallax 773
170% 672 fps
MRender 534
Gravity 624
Splatting 320
178% 493 fps
Poor: 139%
This bench: 176%
Great: 202%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green SATA M.2 120GB-$50
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 83 96 93 89 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 468
Write 154
Mixed 200
SusWrite 97.1
50% 230 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 73.6
4K Mixed 8.6
90% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 144
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 33.7
70% 140 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 68%
Generic Flash Disk 64GB
32GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.4 3 4.8 4.8 7.2 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
4.32% Terrible
Read 16
Write 11
Mixed 11.5
SusWrite 5.3
14% 10.9 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
13% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.32%
Great: 22%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$88
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
44.8% Average
MC Read 15.5
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 12.6
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 14.9
43% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 108%
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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 3,201 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 56%
Desktop 76%
Workstation 54%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $595
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