MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics40% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive220% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 22 '19 at 19:56
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$193
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
96% 203 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 887
90% 712 Pts
64-Core 1,077
72% 1,077 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
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)
40% Below average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
37% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
44% 143 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 40%
Great: 113%
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: 633 330 329 331 323 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 2,018
Write 1,476
Mixed 687
SusWrite 374
252% 1,139 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 52.5
234% 90.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1025
DQ Write 1076
DQ Mixed 694
620% 932 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 220%
Great: 234%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 131 130 126 123 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 490
Write 133
Mixed 131
SusWrite 124
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 21.5
127% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 48.7
79% 160 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 574 576 575 574 573 574 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
168% Outstanding
Read 966
Write 578
Mixed 482
SusWrite 574
145% 650 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 40.5
196% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,044
DQ Write 594
DQ Mixed 608
509% 749 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 168%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 67 66 67 67 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
37.9% Below average
Read 65.7
Write 68
Mixed 52
SusWrite 65.7
46% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 177 177 176 176 176 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 136
Write 115
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 176
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 114%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$50
826GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 75 74 74 74 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
41% Average
Read 69.5
Write 54.7
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 73.5
45% 61.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.6
105% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 41%
Great: 63%
hp v125w 8GB
7GB free, PID 3307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 4.4 6.2 6.4 6.7 6.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
6.99% Terrible
Read 23.2
Write 6.5
Mixed 5.3
SusWrite 5.6
11% 10.1 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
40% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.99%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 33.8
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 32.7
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 32.8
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 76.3
52% 76.3 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 105%
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 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 5,423 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $526
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