MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive144% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateOct 22 '19 at 20:58
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
1-Core 126
2-Core 248
88% 187 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 477
66% 480 Pts
64-Core 487
33% 487 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 99%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB (2017)-$117
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: B35900WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 189 205 195 213 214 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Read 1,062
Write 459
Mixed 275
SusWrite 204
109% 500 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 59.3
200% 74.9 MB/s
DQ Read 662
DQ Write 523
DQ Mixed 357
331% 514 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 144%
Great: 145%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
852GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 169 169 171 171 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 173
Mixed 112
SusWrite 170
117% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
229% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
349GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 106 108 109 109 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
46.2% Average
Read 142
Write 141
Mixed 21.2
SusWrite 108
132% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.7
46% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C17 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 30.7
MC Mixed 23.6
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 24.6
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 6,200 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $340
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