MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 82.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.8% 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 Drive111% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180716
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateNov 30 '19 at 03:57
Run Duration314 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$179
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
1-Core 118
2-Core 235
83% 177 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 752
78% 610 Pts
64-Core 1,240
83% 1,240 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-$400
CLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.20
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Lighting 221
Reflection 138
Parallax 328
58% 229 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 223
Splatting 158
58% 165 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$89
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 293 200 200 197 193 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 477
Write 446
Mixed 352
SusWrite 255
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 57
190% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 368
277% 370 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 111%
Great: 135%
Sandisk SD8SBAT1 128GB
72GB free
Firmware: 1000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 171 172 172 172 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
64% Good
Read 461
Write 172
Mixed 181
SusWrite 171
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 74.1
4K Mixed 13.2
93% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 77.4
88% 151 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 64%
Great: 64%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
124GB free
Firmware: 00RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 276 273 262 282 278 280 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
71% Very good
Read 446
Write 284
Mixed 187
SusWrite 275
66% 298 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 71.8
4K Mixed 14.9
95% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 209
DQ Write 183
DQ Mixed 83.8
94% 159 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 71%
Great: 85%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$60
149GB free
Firmware: 5L7QCXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 508 319 319 319 318 318 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
215% Outstanding
Read 1,852
Write 1278
Mixed 1,077
SusWrite 350
253% 1,139 MB/s
4K Read 53.4
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 71.9
241% 84.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,047
DQ Write 943
DQ Mixed 920
711% 970 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 215%
Great: 248%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 750GB-$48
663GB free
Firmware: JA2OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 101 102 102 102 101 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 100
Write 97.7
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 101
61% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 58%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$50
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 212 213 215 213 215 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 218
Write 178
Mixed 87.2
SusWrite 212
127% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 123%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
931GB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 191 193 192 193 193 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 193
Mixed 110
SusWrite 192
126% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
795GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 152 154 154 154 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 154
Write 97.7
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 152
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 113%
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB-$137
3.5TB free
Firmware: SC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 156 155 156 157 156 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Read 146
Write 154
Mixed 76
SusWrite 155
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 97%
SanDisk Cruzer Fit 16GB
15GB free, PID 5571
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.8 3.4 5.3 6 6 6 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
6.24% Terrible
Read 22
Write 13
Mixed 7
SusWrite 4.8
14% 11.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 1.7
84% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.24%
Great: 13%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 32.6
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.2
SC Write 34.7
SC Mixed 27
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 109%
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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 (MS-7B89) Builds (Compare 6,056 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450M MORTAR (MS-7B89) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $512
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HDDRAMUSB
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