MSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 80.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive37.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A65
MotherboardMSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170206
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 18:17
Run Duration227 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 as expected (40th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
1-Core 117
2-Core 244
84% 181 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 468
64% 468 Pts
64-Core 470
32% 470 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Lighting 310
Reflection 286
Parallax 329
81% 308 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 293
Splatting 227
80% 239 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$30
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 45 41 44 38 44 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 464
Write 47.8
Mixed 4.3
SusWrite 43.9
30% 140 MB/s
4K Read 14.2
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 19.7
49% 12.7 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
372GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 140 146 134 144 138 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 156
Write 142
Mixed 95.2
SusWrite 141
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
218% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$57
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 140 143 134 143 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 160
Write 140
Mixed 89
SusWrite 140
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$67
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
78.3% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 25.5
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.1
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65) Builds (Compare 4,049 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $517
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HDDRAMUSB
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