MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive50.5% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170622
Uptime13.2 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 05:11
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$155
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
SC Int 93.8
SC Float 94.6
SC Mixed 98.1
76% 95.5 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 399
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 812
MC Float 850
MC Mixed 846
125% 836 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
72% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 197
Parallax 233
71% 219 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 207
Splatting 158
73% 170 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$119
268GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Read 460
Write 339
Mixed 337
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 38.6
4K Mixed 21.1
80% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 40.2
61% 117 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 100%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 456
Write 122
Mixed 191
56% 256 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 54.8
4K Mixed 8.27
74% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 47.9
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 8.9
29% 60.8 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
152GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 132
Write 134
Mixed 91.6
89% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.28
109% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$178
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
77.3% Very good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 27
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 22.2
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 99.7
40% 99.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 107%
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 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 2,040 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $649
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HDDRAMUSB
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