MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 47.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics53.3% 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 Drive100% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 22 '20 at 10:35
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$137
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
47.2% Average
Memory 59.6
1-Core 43.4
2-Core 103
42% 68.8 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 602
45% 394 Pts
64-Core 832
56% 832 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.12.2
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
53.3% Above average
Lighting 154
Reflection 170
Parallax 259
40% 195 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 197
Splatting 126
54% 155 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Hellfire NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$233
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 232 167 168 170 166 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 844
Write 160
Mixed 335
SusWrite 178
83% 379 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 28
117% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 724
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 194
210% 367 MB/s
Poor: 100%
This bench: 100%
Great: 193%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$69
27GB free
Firmware: M3CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 407 417 423 393 379 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 416
Write 421
Mixed 315
SusWrite 395
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 10.7
4K Mixed 13.8
64% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 278
205% 273 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$161
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
95% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 35.7
107% 37.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 23.1
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 129
31% 129 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 95%
Great: 108%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37) Builds (Compare 3,681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $556
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $195Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9400F $158Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $510Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $55
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $47Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $67SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $70SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback