MSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 80.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics89.3% 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 Drive86% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B89
MotherboardMSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200610
Uptime2 Days
Run DateAug 10 '20 at 09:54
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 19%
Watch Gameplay: 5600-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 3300X-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Memory 76.4
1-Core 122
2-Core 243
83% 147 Pts
4-Core 457
8-Core 757
77% 607 Pts
64-Core 759
51% 759 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5600-XT-$280
Ram: 6GB, Driver: 20.8.1
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Lighting 366
Reflection 262
Parallax 631
96% 420 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 334
Splatting 320
89% 287 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 90%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 372 295 262 276 273 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 401
Write 374
Mixed 291
SusWrite 304
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 99.3
4K Mixed 36.2
140% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 37.4
75% 140 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 86%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
908GB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 202 198 199 203 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 124
Mixed 85.6
SusWrite 200
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.8% Very good
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 29
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 27.6
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 87.4
46% 87.4 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89) Builds (Compare 7,228 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450M MORTAR MAX (MS-7B89)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $734
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