MSI B250M PRO-VH (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive54.5% 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VH (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime27.8 Days
Run DateJun 23 '18 at 23:33
Run Duration249 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i5-7400-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
75.8% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 394
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 365
MC Float 406
MC Mixed 397
58% 389 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$195
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
69.7% Good
Lighting 212
Reflection 178
Parallax 214
66% 202 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 200
Splatting 159
72% 169 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 480GB-$108
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 512
Write 233
Mixed 232
71% 326 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 15.7
4K Mixed 13.2
63% 18 MB/s
DQ Read 27.1
DQ Write 18
DQ Mixed 11.8
12% 19 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
80% Very good
Read 157
Write 122
Mixed 138
105% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.17
65% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 80%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$66
497GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 99.2
Write 84.7
Mixed 83.8
67% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.56
124% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 70%
WD Elements 2TB
328GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
18.2% Very poor
Read 36.7
Write 35
Mixed 34.5
45% 35.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.16
64% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 18.2%
Great: 45%
Corsair Flash Voyager USB 3.0 16GB-$46
15GB free, PID 1a03
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Read 38.1
Write 21.7
Mixed 15.2
28% 25 MB/s
4K Read 6.29
4K Write 0.39
4K Mixed 0.04
38% 2.24 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.9% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 24
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 27.9
SC Mixed 20.8
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 93%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M PRO-VH (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 1,007 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VH (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $440
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