MSI B250 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A64)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A64
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A64)  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161221
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateMay 20 '19 at 06:30
Run Duration78 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7500-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Memory 91.7
1-Core 103
2-Core 202
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 403
8-Core 413
56% 408 Pts
64-Core 390
26% 390 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
54.7% Above average
Lighting 221
Reflection 192
Parallax 201
58% 204 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 200
Splatting 160
55% 167 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 61%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 484
Write 467
Mixed 367
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 57.7
199% 71.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 347
263% 355 MB/s
Poor: 75% Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
71.3% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 21.7
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 22.4
61% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 42%
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Motherboard: MSI B250 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A64)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $634
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