MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics83.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive85.5% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (55%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170207
Uptime7.3 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 05:47
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 55%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$163
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
68.7% Good
Memory 83
1-Core 118
2-Core 199
77% 133 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 608
53% 450 Pts
64-Core 549
34% 549 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$262
EVGA(3842 2067) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 526.86
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
83.2% Excellent
Lighting 105
Reflection 95
Parallax 97.6
85% 99.3 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 95.9
Splatting 87.7
81% 103 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 307 307 332 432 267 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 422
Write 99.2
Mixed 148
SusWrite 313
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 31.5
127% 48.6 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 128
124% 204 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
22GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 140 165 172 181 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 159
Mixed 83.4
SusWrite 164
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
66.7% Good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 21.5
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 20.3
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 75.2
53% 75.2 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 88%

 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% 0% 0 32 12 120 27" 1280 720 AUS27AF VG278
Typical B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69) Builds (Compare 179 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $288
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