MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 88.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics204% 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 Drive62.6% 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-7A62
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161130
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 22 '18 at 02:26
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-7700K-$354
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 121
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 433
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 653
MC Float 710
MC Mixed 722
104% 695 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,055
Gigabyte(1458 37AC) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
204% Outstanding
Lighting 619
Reflection 564
Parallax 728
204% 637 fps
MRender 506
Gravity 595
Splatting 291
204% 464 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 204%
Great: 236%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 120GB-$89
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 115 110 115 109 106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
62.6% Good
Read 327
Write 129
Mixed 148
SusWrite 108
39% 178 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 34.8
120% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 64.7
65% 105 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 81%
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$60
81GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 61 74 47 57 53 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 627
Write 298
Mixed 397
SusWrite 93.3
78% 354 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 50.7
195% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 175
147% 207 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$129
489GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 462 477 484 490 486 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 492
Mixed 467
SusWrite 477
110% 488 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 64.8
222% 81.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 135%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$55
228GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 107 106 107 108 109 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 80.8
Write 80.2
Mixed 57.5
SusWrite 107
60% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 54%
Great: 86%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$67
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 98 92 94 98 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 102
Write 102
Mixed 58.2
SusWrite 97
66% 89.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 85%
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 as expected (59th percentile)
77.5% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 22.7
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 25.2
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 57
70% 57 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 97%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 2,091 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $614
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