MSI B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. 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 67.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics71.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (65%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180629
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateFeb 19 '20 at 00:06
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 65%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
67.3% Good
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 208
70% 152 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 577
62% 480 Pts
64-Core 538
36% 538 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$399
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Lighting 229
Reflection 268
Parallax 301
60% 266 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 264
Splatting 216
72% 220 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 85%
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
MSI(1462 7A69) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7263
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
6.25% Terrible
Lighting 23.1
Reflection 26.8
Parallax 25.9
6% 25.3 fps
MRender 21.9
Gravity 21.2
Splatting 36
6% 26.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.25%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Z400s 128GB-$57
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2333000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 168 165 158 158 116 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 440
Write 158
Mixed 168
SusWrite 153
50% 230 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 34
4K Mixed 10.9
66% 22.5 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 71.4
81% 138 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 71%
Adata SU650 960GB
118GB free
Firmware: V8X21c64
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 353 357 357 364 370 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 372
Write 344
Mixed 324
SusWrite 352
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 77.6
4K Mixed 33.2
121% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 196
150% 203 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
189GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 157 154 156 148 136 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 159
Write 146
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 151
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
234% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
55.7% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 18
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 13.7
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 80.5
50% 80.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69) Builds (Compare 6,040 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B250M MORTAR (MS-7A69)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $513
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