MSI B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
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 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 66.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics16.5% 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 Drive102% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 17 '19 at 06:53
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU2%

 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 Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
66.9% Good
1-Core 98
2-Core 201
70% 149 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 650
64% 511 Pts
64-Core 1,050
70% 1,050 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX550/550
PowerColor(148C 2390) 2GB
CLim: 1190 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
16.5% Very poor
Lighting 57.8
Reflection 76.6
Parallax 86.8
15% 73.7 fps
MRender 59.5
Gravity 55.7
Splatting 72.8
17% 62.7 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 17%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$76
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 152 147 147 147 147 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 478
Mixed 393
SusWrite 179
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 90.2
4K Mixed 52.7
179% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 330
257% 353 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 102%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
246GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 105 107 103 105 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 144
Write 123
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 105
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 114%
Seagate SkyHawk 4TB (2016)-$105
2TB free
Firmware: CV11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 169 169 172 169 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 163
Mixed 75.8
SusWrite 169
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown IM48GU88A30-FGGHMZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 29.1
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 23.7
72% 25 GB/s
Latency 98.6
41% 98.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 108%
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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 (MS-7A37) Builds (Compare 6,803 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $482
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