MSI B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics2.75% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive240% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A70
MotherboardMSI B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161014
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 25 '17 at 00:01
Run Duration286 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i5-7500-$189
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 114
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 421
QC Mixed 431
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 410
MC Float 450
MC Mixed 380
62% 413 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS
Nvidia(10DE 0438) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
2.75% Terrible
Lighting 8.7
Reflection 14.3
Parallax 3.3
2% 8.77 fps
MRender 12.9
Gravity 6.1
Splatting 10.3
6% 9.77 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.75%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$138
192GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 2,266
Write 1,269
Mixed 1,640
381% 1,725 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 51.5
178% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 439
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 162
175% 296 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 240%
Great: 256%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$82
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Read 149
Write 154
Mixed 147
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.3
116% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 88%
WD Elements 25A3 4TB
3.5TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 147
Write 139
Mixed 99.6
160% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.28
89% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 66%
Sony Storage Media 16GB
10GB free, PID 05ba
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
6.18% Terrible
Read 21.8
Write 6.99
Mixed 7.08
12% 12 MB/s
4K Read 6.24
4K Write 0.006
4K Mixed 0.004
24% 2.08 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.18%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
71.9% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21.8
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 21.1
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70) Builds (Compare 1,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70) - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $594
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