MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 93.5%, 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 Drive223% 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)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 22 '19 at 19:45
Run Duration206 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Memory 87.4
1-Core 136
2-Core 261
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 881
90% 708 Pts
64-Core 1090
73% 1090 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 92%
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
Relative performance (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: 95%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 649 330 331 331 316 244 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 2,064
Write 1,485
Mixed 688
SusWrite 367
254% 1,151 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 55.5
234% 89.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,048
DQ Write 1,098
DQ Mixed 729
643% 958 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 223%
Great: 232%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 131 122 124 129 132 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 442
Write 117
Mixed 119
SusWrite 127
44% 201 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 20
116% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 51.8
81% 159 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 575 576 576 574 572 573 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Read 982
Write 579
Mixed 479
SusWrite 574
145% 653 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 45.5
201% 78.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,055
DQ Write 591
DQ Mixed 604
508% 750 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 171%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 66 66 67 66 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
39.2% Below average
Read 70.2
Write 65.5
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 66
46% 63 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 165 165 165 164 167 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 145
Write 93.3
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 165
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 89%
Great: 115%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$77
826GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 74 74 74 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 69
Write 73
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 74.2
48% 65.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
103% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 64%
hp v125w 8GB
7GB free, PID 3307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.2 4.8 6.7 6.3 6.6 6.1 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
6.85% Terrible
Read 23.5
Write 6.7
Mixed 4.7
SusWrite 5.6
11% 10.1 MB/s
4K Read 8.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0
33% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.85%
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 3466 MHz clocked @ 1733 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 36.5
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 27.1
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 36.3
85% 29.9 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 104%

 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 2,100 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $544
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