MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics39.9% 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 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)
Memory12.7 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 19:19
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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% Outstanding
1-Core 135
2-Core 271
95% 203 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 883
90% 708 Pts
64-Core 1,108
74% 1,108 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94%
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)
39.9% Below average
Lighting 142
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
37% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
44% 143 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 39.9%
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: 650 330 330 330 330 306 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 2,002
Write 1,479
Mixed 713
SusWrite 379
253% 1,143 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 58.1
234% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,123
DQ Write 1,092
DQ Mixed 706
641% 974 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 223%
Great: 234%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 110 114 133 130 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 377
Write 131
Mixed 122
SusWrite 123
41% 188 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 93.6
4K Mixed 20.4
113% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 50.9
84% 169 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 577 576 575 576 573 572 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Read 1,003
Write 580
Mixed 460
SusWrite 575
146% 654 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 46.8
204% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,046
DQ Write 590
DQ Mixed 607
508% 748 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 173%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 66 67 67 67 68 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 67.7
Write 64.5
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 66.9
45% 61.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 179 181 182 181 181 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 148
Write 151
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 180
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 94%
Great: 114%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$50
828GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 73 75 75 75 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
40.6% Average
Read 67.2
Write 62
Mixed 43.8
SusWrite 74.4
46% 61.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.5
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 34.8
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 88.9%
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%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

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

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