MSI B150M BAZOOKA PLUS (MS-7A46)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics52.6% 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 Drive69.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A46
MotherboardMSI B150M BAZOOKA PLUS (MS-7A46)  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160530
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateMay 18 '17 at 12:14
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st 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 i5-6500-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
66.6% Good
SC Int 88.4
SC Float 93.4
SC Mixed 92.5
73% 91.4 Pts
QC Int 244
QC Float 288
QC Mixed 346
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 336
MC Float 368
MC Mixed 329
52% 344 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
Asus(1043 0501) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1300 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
52.6% Above average
Lighting 136
Reflection 162
Parallax 196
49% 165 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 142
Splatting 120
56% 131 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 72%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 480GB-$170
200GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 500
Write 319
Mixed 345
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 59.4
4K Mixed 9.44
87% 32.5 MB/s
DQ Read 31.7
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 41.2
54% 92.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSC.8FBD 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 19.3
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 18.6
49% 17 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150M BAZOOKA PLUS (MS-7A46) Builds (Compare 561 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B150M BAZOOKA PLUS (MS-7A46)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $360
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