MSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics80.6% 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 Drive123% 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
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180629
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '19 at 17:53
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7400-$184
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
61.1% Good
1-Core 103
2-Core 206
73% 155 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 370
52% 378 Pts
64-Core 390
26% 390 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$278
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3560 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Lighting 326
Reflection 263
Parallax 301
83% 297 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 277
Splatting 197
77% 243 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB
614GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT23B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 418 461 473 475 474 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 461
Mixed 429
SusWrite 443
103% 459 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 57.2
193% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 123%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
717GB free
Firmware: HPH4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 196 198 200 200 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 195
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 198
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$89
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 171 179 181 181 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 139
Write 155
Mixed 78.3
SusWrite 177
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
80% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT32GX4M4C3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.1% Average
MC Read 15.9
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 13.8
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 14.5
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46.1%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A69) Builds (Compare 1,075 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $688
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HDDRAMUSB
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