MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.9%, 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 Drive226% 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 (31%). 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)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '19 at 19:28
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 31%

 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-$185
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 263
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 523
8-Core 830
86% 676 Pts
64-Core 1,077
72% 1,077 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.9%
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: 85%
This bench: 40%
Great: 112%
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: 651 330 331 330 330 317 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
226% Outstanding
Read 1,993
Write 1,479
Mixed 572
SusWrite 381
244% 1,107 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 62.2
238% 91.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,172
DQ Write 1,101
DQ Mixed 847
715% 1,040 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 226%
Great: 238%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 126 117 111 130 131 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 454
Write 110
Mixed 118
SusWrite 118
44% 200 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 20.8
119% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 82
DQ Mixed 48.4
76% 153 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 576 574 574 574 572 572 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Read 984
Write 580
Mixed 454
SusWrite 574
144% 648 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 47.3
207% 81.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,050
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 603
507% 749 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 173%
Great: 173%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$29
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 67 66 67 67 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
39% Below average
Read 69.5
Write 66.3
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 65.7
46% 62.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 39%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 176 177 175 177 178 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 143
Write 113
Mixed 81
SusWrite 176
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 115%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$50
828GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 62 62 62 62 63 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
34.8% Below average
Read 59
Write 43
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 62.3
39% 52.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3466 MHz clocked @ 1733 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 36.4
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 26
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 36.7
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 92.5%
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 5,363 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: 76% - Very good Total price: $538
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