MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 69.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics25.3% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive44.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 08 '21 at 03:41
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$320
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
69.6% Good
Memory 69.5
1-Core 91.7
2-Core 186
67% 116 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 716
67% 544 Pts
64-Core 1,051
70% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 670-$435
Asus(1043 8414) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
25.3% Poor
Lighting 27
Reflection 33.1
Parallax 35.2
22% 31.8 fps
MRender 43.9
Gravity 34.9
Splatting 34.3
29% 37.7 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 32%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$32
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 59 35 82 81 48 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
44.1% Average
Read 502
Write 436
Mixed 12.2
SusWrite 110
58% 265 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 6.1
4K Mixed 12.9
58% 14.7 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 88%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
878GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 471 475 476 477 477 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 479
Mixed 452
SusWrite 472
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 69.3
4K Mixed 47.1
153% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 363
273% 364 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 113%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2133C 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
76.7% Very good
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 26.7
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 20.6
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 80%

 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 1,161 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $622
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