MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 117%
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 94.2%, 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 Drive218% 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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '19 at 17:39
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 51%

 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-$185
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
1-Core 134
2-Core 270
95% 202 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 872
90% 705 Pts
64-Core 1,097
74% 1,097 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 94.2%
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
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 648 329 330 327 329 298 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Read 2,021
Write 1,470
Mixed 644
SusWrite 377
249% 1,128 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 50.8
223% 87.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,048
DQ Write 1,096
DQ Mixed 622
592% 922 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 218%
Great: 234%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 126 130 127 120 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 450
Write 129
Mixed 119
SusWrite 123
45% 205 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 19.2
118% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 50.7
77% 150 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 575 576 575 574 572 572 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Read 990
Write 583
Mixed 464
SusWrite 574
145% 653 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 45.5
203% 79.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,050
DQ Write 595
DQ Mixed 608
510% 751 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 172%
Great: 173%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 66 66 66 66 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 68.2
Write 63.5
Mixed 51
SusWrite 66.4
46% 62.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
180% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 179 180 179 180 182 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 148
Write 147
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 180
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 114%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$50
828GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 74 74 75 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 66.2
Write 65.2
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 74.2
46% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.5
94% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 63%
hp v125w 8GB
7GB free, PID 3307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.2 5.4 6.7 6.3 6.7 6.2 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
6.87% Terrible
Read 23
Write 6.5
Mixed 5.2
SusWrite 5.7
11% 10.1 MB/s
4K Read 8.4
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0
34% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.87%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 33.8
90% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 33.3
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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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: $528
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