MSI B250M PRO-VDH (MS-7A70)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive185% 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.
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
SystemMSI MS-7A70
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VDH (MS-7A70)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 19:54
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Memory 89.4
1-Core 126
2-Core 245
88% 153 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 654
70% 547 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
54% Above average
Lighting 65.9
Reflection 68.4
Parallax 62.4
53% 65.6 fps
MRender 66.6
Gravity 68.3
Splatting 63.4
55% 66.1 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 54%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 599 328 327 324 313 314 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1421
Write 1,350
Mixed 592
SusWrite 368
208% 932 MB/s
4K Read 51.6
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 53.6
215% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,036
DQ Write 795
DQ Mixed 742
602% 858 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 185%
Great: 236%
Crucial MX500 250GB-$45
123GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 419 434 453 451 451 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 404
Mixed 404
SusWrite 421
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 99.3
4K Mixed 53.2
178% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 274
230% 333 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
75GB free
Firmware: 1.3.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 93 83 94 91 99 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 139
Write 113
Mixed 134
SusWrite 94.3
27% 120 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 30.9
136% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 115
89% 123 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2133 C14 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
75.5% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.1
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 23.8
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% -nan(ind)% 0 355 298 60 24.1" 1920 1200 BNQ76F6 BenQ 241VW
Typical B250M PRO-VDH (MS-7A70) Builds (Compare 3,149 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VDH (MS-7A70) - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $621
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