MSI B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 75.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics49.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive121% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A70
MotherboardMSI B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170206
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 07 '18 at 02:03
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$177
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
75.5% Very good
SC Int 96.4
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 98.6
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 400
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 395
MC Float 424
MC Mixed 409
61% 409 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
49.1% Average
Lighting 124
Reflection 170
Parallax 177
44% 157 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 118
Splatting 124
53% 126 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$100
327GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 451 448 441 387 386 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 441
Mixed 435
SusWrite 415
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 57.4
190% 68.7 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 292
238% 338 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 121%
Great: 126%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
820GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 166 163 163 169 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 165
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 165
109% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
250% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
68.6% Good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 19.9
70% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 19.8
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 57%
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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 4,813 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B250M BAZOOKA (MS-7A70) - $86

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $603
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