MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 87.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics95.2% 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 Drive135% 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
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 19:02
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700-$276
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
87.7% Excellent
SC Int 125
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 130
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 412
QC Float 442
QC Mixed 416
96% 423 Pts
MC Int 626
MC Float 707
MC Mixed 679
100% 671 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Lighting 294
Reflection 285
Parallax 297
91% 292 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 273
Splatting 218
98% 229 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 750GB-$196
343GB free
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 485
Write 336
Mixed 336
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 73.8
4K Mixed 27.1
116% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 50.9
100% 206 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 104%
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 1,061
Write 269
Mixed 437
128% 589 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 48.4
185% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 550
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 165
193% 340 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 135%
Great: 146%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$43
773GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 150
Write 151
Mixed 169
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.32
85% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.8
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 25.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 1,333 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B250 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $647
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