MSI B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics19.8% 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 Drive96.1% 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.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170428
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 16:59
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$320
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Memory 76.5
1-Core 112
2-Core 225
78% 138 Pts
4-Core 449
8-Core 852
81% 651 Pts
64-Core 1,280
86% 1,280 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6950-$290
Sapphire(174B 186B) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
19.8% Very poor
Lighting 27.4
Reflection 21.5
Parallax 24
22% 24.3 fps
MRender 19.3
Gravity 21.3
Splatting 27.2
17% 22.6 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 21%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$149
334GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 416
Mixed 414
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 25.5
136% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 24.4
74% 160 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 133%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$107
2.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 183
Mixed 168
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.19
97% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
277GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 156
Write 124
Mixed 133
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.22
90% 1 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16G-D4-2400-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 29.2
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 25.4
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 87.3
46% 87.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37) Builds (Compare 2,475 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: MSI B350M MORTAR (MS-7A37)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $651
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