MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 85.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 Drive217% 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 (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '19 at 17:45
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 36%
Watch Gameplay: 1080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Memory 72.7
1-Core 135
2-Core 266
87% 158 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 882
89% 705 Pts
64-Core 1,034
69% 1,034 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.6%
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
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: 88%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 116%
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: 645 330 328 330 330 313 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 1,963
Write 1,473
Mixed 664
SusWrite 379
248% 1,120 MB/s
4K Read 54
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 48.7
227% 86.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,093
DQ Write 1,046
DQ Mixed 530
546% 890 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 217%
Great: 232%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 129 125 129 122 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 383
Write 96
Mixed 112
SusWrite 124
39% 179 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 18.9
114% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 50.4
76% 148 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 575 575 576 574 574 572 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
168% Outstanding
Read 922
Write 577
Mixed 462
SusWrite 574
141% 634 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 46.1
199% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,052
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 606
509% 750 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 168%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 67 66 67 66 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Read 66.7
Write 66.7
Mixed 52
SusWrite 65.5
46% 62.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 169 170 168 169 171 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 145
Write 106
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 169
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 113%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$60
828GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 74 74 74 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 68
Write 68.7
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 74.3
46% 63.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 64%
hp v125w 8GB
7GB free, PID 3307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.2 4.4 5.8 6.6 6.8 6.4 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
6.87% Terrible
Read 23.5
Write 6.5
Mixed 5.2
SusWrite 5.5
11% 10.2 MB/s
4K Read 8.3
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
38% 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 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.5% Good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 27.2
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 25.2
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 95.2
42% 95.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 103%

 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 1,927 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $555
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