MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 91.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive214% 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 (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '19 at 18:54
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 38%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 way above expectations (95th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Memory 84.7
1-Core 135
2-Core 262
91% 161 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 838
87% 685 Pts
64-Core 1,077
72% 1,077 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.9%
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 (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
101% Outstanding
Lighting 379
Reflection 356
Parallax 401
100% 379 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 406
Splatting 143
102% 231 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 101%
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: 578 330 329 331 329 326 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
214% Outstanding
Read 1,964
Write 1,465
Mixed 619
SusWrite 370
244% 1,104 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 55.9
211% 81.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,099
DQ Write 1,073
DQ Mixed 795
677% 989 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 214%
Great: 234%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 134 133 133 126 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 318
Write 95.7
Mixed 98
SusWrite 125
35% 159 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 62.9
4K Mixed 11.9
82% 32.3 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 51.5
80% 158 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 492 573 574 574 573 572 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 958
Write 581
Mixed 458
SusWrite 560
142% 639 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 47
200% 77.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,049
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 604
507% 749 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 169%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 66 66 67 67 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 69
Write 65
Mixed 51.2
SusWrite 64.4
46% 62.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
177% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 181 180 180 182 180 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Read 141
Write 108
Mixed 81
SusWrite 177
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 113%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$60
828GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 75 75 75 75 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
39.4% Below average
Read 64.7
Write 69.2
Mixed 43.8
SusWrite 72.8
46% 62.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.7
112% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
MC Read 36
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 35.3
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 25.2
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 33.5
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 88.8%
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 1,953 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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