MSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics80.8% 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 Drive92.7% 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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191230
Uptime5 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 07:15
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 35%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
71.8% Very good
Memory 74.8
1-Core 105
2-Core 192
72% 124 Pts
4-Core 371
8-Core 614
62% 492 Pts
64-Core 706
47% 706 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$314
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.8% Excellent
Lighting 330
Reflection 282
Parallax 309
87% 307 fps
MRender 279
Gravity 274
Splatting 185
81% 246 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 93%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A 500GB
231GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 392 401 423 430 411 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 447
Write 392
Mixed 222
SusWrite 408
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 33.4
114% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 261
213% 304 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 119%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 176 176 178 179 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 130
Mixed 74.8
SusWrite 177
103% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 103%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 34.2
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 23.3
58% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 90.8
44% 90.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89) Builds (Compare 7,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $765
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