MSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 90.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics67.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190830
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 02:36
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$224
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.25 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
1-Core 135
2-Core 265
94% 200 Pts
4-Core 502
8-Core 841
85% 671 Pts
64-Core 1,092
73% 1,092 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$210
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
67.7% Good
Lighting 302
Reflection 233
Parallax 252
79% 262 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 253
Splatting 190
68% 198 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
843GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 86 80 132 135 141 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
62% Good
Read 105
Write 147
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 111
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 62%
Great: 116%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
999GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 57 57 61 61 62 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 65
Write 65.7
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 59.8
45% 60.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.1
191% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 62%
Hitachi HTS542516K9SA00 160GB-$296
97GB free
Firmware: BBCOC31P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 39 40 40 40 40 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
22% Poor
Read 36.7
Write 38.2
Mixed 24
SusWrite 39.7
26% 34.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
113% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 22%
Great: 30%
Hitachi HTS545016B9SA00 160GB
149GB free
Firmware: PBBOC64G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 63 63 64 64 64 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
36.3% Below average
Read 63.2
Write 61.5
Mixed 35.2
SusWrite 63.3
41% 55.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
115% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 36.3%
Great: 34%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
52.2% Above average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 16.6
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 16.7
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 83.3
48% 83.3 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 52%
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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 MAX (MS-7B89) Builds (Compare 2,243 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
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Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
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Motherboard: MSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)

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