MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7972
MotherboardMSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150908
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 01 '19 at 21:35
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6500-$186
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
68.5% Good
1-Core 100
2-Core 198
70% 149 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 392
54% 394 Pts
64-Core 393
26% 393 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
78.5% Very good
Lighting 311
Reflection 298
Parallax 328
81% 312 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 292
Splatting 205
75% 231 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 49 56 54 59 64 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 76% Great: 125%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
142GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 327 317 316 319 317 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 456
Mixed 444
SusWrite 323
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 57.6
196% 70.2 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 325
247% 334 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 115%
Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$107
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.2% Very good
MC Read 23.7
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 23.6
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 21
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 100%
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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 3,690 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $716
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