MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 91.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive222% 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)
Memory12.6 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 19:39
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 (93rd percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Memory 82.1
1-Core 134
2-Core 270
90% 162 Pts
4-Core 538
8-Core 874
90% 706 Pts
64-Core 1,064
71% 1,064 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.2%
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: 649 330 330 331 329 318 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 1,957
Write 1,483
Mixed 664
SusWrite 381
248% 1,121 MB/s
4K Read 51.6
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 58.1
238% 90.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,110
DQ Write 1,076
DQ Mixed 714
640% 966 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 222%
Great: 232%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 114 119 125 117 129 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 375
Write 115
Mixed 119
SusWrite 118
40% 182 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 19.8
116% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 90.8
DQ Mixed 49.6
73% 141 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 73%
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 575 574 574 573 573 572 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 890
Write 581
Mixed 456
SusWrite 574
140% 625 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 47.9
205% 80.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,048
DQ Write 590
DQ Mixed 605
507% 748 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 169%
Great: 172%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
238GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 66 67 66 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 68.2
Write 65.5
Mixed 53.5
SusWrite 66.7
47% 63.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.8
158% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
975GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 180 179 179 180 179 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 149
Write 143
Mixed 81
SusWrite 179
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 94%
Great: 113%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$60
828GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 74 75 74 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
39.2% Below average
Read 62.5
Write 68.5
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 74.3
46% 63 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.6
105% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 64%
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 below potential (48th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 32.6
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 25.1
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 32.8
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 76.7
52% 76.7 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.2%
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 1,928 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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