MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 45.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics30% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive79.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 06 '21 at 07:12
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Pentium G4560-$65
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
45.6% Average
Memory 70.1
1-Core 64.8
2-Core 95.2
50% 76.7 Pts
4-Core 126
8-Core 122
17% 124 Pts
64-Core 131
9% 131 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30% Below average
Lighting 36.4
Reflection 47.6
Parallax 38.1
29% 40.7 fps
MRender 37.2
Gravity 38.4
Splatting 26.7
31% 34.1 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 30%
Great: 35%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$78
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 135 122 135 173 176 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 458
Write 438
Mixed 365
SusWrite 167
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 35.6
126% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 204
167% 241 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$72
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
34% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 11.6
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 8.5
24% 8.53 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 34%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 24" 1280 720 BNQ7F4F ZOWIE RL LCD
Typical B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 2,388 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B250 PC MATE (MS-7A72) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $757
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