MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 83.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics148% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive164% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '20 at 20:07
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel 0000
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Memory 96
1-Core 106
2-Core 203
81% 135 Pts
4-Core 381
8-Core 539
60% 460 Pts
64-Core 538
36% 538 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
MSI(1462 3607) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
148% Outstanding
Lighting 184
Reflection 192
Parallax 187
148% 187 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 191
Splatting 129
147% 152 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 148%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN520 SDAPTUW-512G 512GB
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20170000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 639 642 633 642 304 241 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Read 670
Write 630
Mixed 636
SusWrite 517
138% 613 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 65.7
228% 84 MB/s
DQ Read 823
DQ Write 757
DQ Mixed 1001
693% 860 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 164%
Great: 212%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 24.7
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 26.5
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 90%

 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 3,394 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $379
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