MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics172% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive119% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 05 '20 at 20:46
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Memory 92.3
1-Core 124
2-Core 180
81% 132 Pts
4-Core 400
8-Core 596
64% 498 Pts
64-Core 655
44% 655 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,299
MSI(1462 3711) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
172% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 215
Parallax 229
169% 218 fps
MRender 269
Gravity 208
Splatting 130
175% 202 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 172%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 258 233 205 200 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 451
Mixed 371
SusWrite 238
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 65.8
226% 80.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 356
269% 361 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 119%
Great: 123%
Samsung Portable SSD T5 1TB
224GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 100 102 151 154 156 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 362
Write 209
Mixed 285
SusWrite 120
54% 244 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 30.5
100% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 184
135% 176 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 98%
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 1TB
876GB free
Firmware: S0614B0G Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 53 52 57 57 57 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 138% Great: 324%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
197GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 111 112 114 113 113 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
69.8% Good
Read 131
Write 132
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 112
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
231% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron TEAMGROUP-UD4-2133 8502 2666 C16 Series 32GB
2133, 2133 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
70.2% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 19.9
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 21.9
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 3,384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $382
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