MSI Z370M MORTAR (MS-7B54)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
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 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 92.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics30.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.4% 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
8 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B54
MotherboardMSI Z370M MORTAR (MS-7B54)  (all builds)
Memory7.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime7.1 Days
Run DateApr 19 '19 at 02:02
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User PAN-User
Background CPU5%

 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 Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 269
94% 201 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 786
84% 655 Pts
64-Core 1,068
72% 1,068 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
MSI(1462 3201) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Lighting 128
Reflection 106
Parallax 116
34% 117 fps
MRender 76.6
Gravity 112
Splatting 0.3
31% 63 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$60
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3K87RA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 160 47 106 56 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 483
Write 442
Mixed 360
SusWrite 135
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 36
144% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 162
136% 202 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
84GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 60 60 61 60 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
45.8% Average
Read 98.7
Write 97
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 60.5
61% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$23
250GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 109 109 109 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 100
Write 101
Mixed 72
SusWrite 108
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905702-017.A00G 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
62.4% Good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 21.4
MC Mixed 18.9
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 20.8
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370M MORTAR (MS-7B54) Builds (Compare 2,487 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370M MORTAR (MS-7B54)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $669
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