MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 86.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics89.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive48.9% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '19 at 06:54
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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)
86.8% Excellent
Memory 89.8
1-Core 135
2-Core 260
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 451
8-Core 699
73% 575 Pts
64-Core 711
48% 711 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Asus(1043 8623) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
89.3% Excellent
Lighting 348
Reflection 333
Parallax 382
92% 354 fps
MRender 185
Gravity 341
Splatting 221
90% 249 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$44
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 72 36 45 38 29 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
48.9% Average
Read 260
Write 173
Mixed 353
SusWrite 47.1
47% 208 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 60.6
4K Mixed 16.3
93% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 31.5
67% 136 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 80%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
365GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 134 141 142 141 144 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 132
Write 138
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 141
81% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.4
123% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
43.4% Average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 12.7
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 15.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 94%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 4,682 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $722
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