MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics41.7% 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)
Boot Drive221% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 22 '19 at 19:37
Run Duration206 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$198
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Memory 82.1
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 911
91% 724 Pts
64-Core 1,129
76% 1,129 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6188) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
41.7% Average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
38% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
42% 143 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 625 283 272 262 253 250 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2019
Write 1,451
Mixed 714
SusWrite 324
249% 1,127 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 57.4
236% 90.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,107
DQ Write 1,084
DQ Mixed 683
626% 958 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 221%
Great: 234%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 132 122 113 131 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 490
Write 134
Mixed 131
SusWrite 126
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 22.2
132% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 49.2
83% 167 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 578 576 575 574 574 571 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Read 954
Write 581
Mixed 481
SusWrite 575
144% 648 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 47
205% 80.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,045
DQ Write 591
DQ Mixed 606
508% 747 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 171%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 66 67 68 66 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
38% Below average
Read 66.2
Write 65.5
Mixed 53.5
SusWrite 65.6
46% 62.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 168 170 172 167 168 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 146
Write 107
Mixed 80
SusWrite 169
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 113%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$60
826GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 73 75 73 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 66.7
Write 50.5
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 73.8
43% 58.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
103% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 64%
hp v125w 8GB
7GB free, PID 3307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 4.4 6.2 6.3 6.8 6.6 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
6.95% Terrible
Read 23.2
Write 6.5
Mixed 5.2
SusWrite 5.6
11% 10.1 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
39% 2.97 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.95%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 32.8
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 32.9
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 76.7
52% 76.7 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89) Builds (Compare 1,949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $563
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