MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 67.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics95.7% 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 Drive45.3% 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
11 days ago, 11 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 14:09
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i5-7400-$184
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
67.8% Good
SC Int 98.1
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 102
71% 102 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 382
67% 373 Pts
MC Int 343
MC Float 381
MC Mixed 344
24% 356 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Lighting 309
Reflection 248
Parallax 282
93% 280 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 271
Splatting 185
98% 227 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 99%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$30
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71B1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 23 8 104 30 7.1 MB/s
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
45.3% Average
Read 232
Write 102
Mixed 153
SusWrite 36.6
29% 131 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 18.7
93% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 43.8
DQ Mixed 78.2
72% 118 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
301GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 145 142 144 146 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 145
Write 119
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 144
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 115%
Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB
920GB free
Firmware: LCM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 115 114 122 124 115 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 107
Write 99.2
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 117
68% 93.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.1
112% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FDD1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
77.8% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 23.8
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 28.5
SC Mixed 21.6
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 88%
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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 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 3,169 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $722
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