MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

Gaming 125%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
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. 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 61.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics211% 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 Drive69.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 18 '21 at 16:04
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 24%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 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
Intel Pentium G4600-$136
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
61.2% Good
Memory 72.3
1-Core 102
2-Core 175
68% 116 Pts
4-Core 290
8-Core 290
40% 290 Pts
64-Core 295
20% 295 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
MSI(1462 3892) ≥ 4GB; gaming x trio
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (61st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
211% Outstanding
Lighting 283
Reflection 242
Parallax 310
228% 278 fps
MRender 288
Gravity 229
Splatting 164
192% 227 fps
Poor: 161%
This bench: 211%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$265
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 323 342 237 236 237 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 420
Write 326
Mixed 353
SusWrite 278
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 43.3
4K Mixed 31.3
97% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 41.7
DQ Mixed 54.4
55% 94.1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 99%
Verbatim Store n Go V3 USB 3.0 16GB-$9
11GB free, PID 0243
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 25 22 26 19 26 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
10.5% Very poor
Read 25
Write 8.7
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 23.2
19% 15.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.6
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
31% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.5%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSE.16FBD2 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
43.1% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 13.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 14.1
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 96.1
42% 96.1 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 53%

 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 25%
Desktop 78%
Workstation 20%

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

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