MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics114% 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 Drive250% 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-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190515
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '19 at 02:38
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$95
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
76.4% Very good
1-Core 109
2-Core 219
77% 164 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 728
74% 583 Pts
64-Core 937
63% 937 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$404
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 417
Reflection 280
Parallax 741
122% 479 fps
MRender 225
Gravity 399
Splatting 341
104% 322 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 114%
Great: 123%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2018)-$156
505GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1406 1135 1040 1040 1130 996 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
250% Outstanding
Read 1,960
Write 2,222
Mixed 1,793
SusWrite 1,124
400% 1,775 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 66.5
224% 81.2 MB/s
DQ Read 894
DQ Write 619
DQ Mixed 825
597% 779 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 250%
Great: 308%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$111
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 33.5
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 28.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 83.4
48% 83.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37) Builds (Compare 3,059 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $520
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