MSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 34.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics34.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive90.3% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (83%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A65
MotherboardMSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)  (all builds)
Memory2.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateMar 03 '18 at 22:30
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 83%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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 Pentium G4560-$75
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
34.1% Below average
SC Int 74
SC Float 81.2
SC Mixed 61.8
58% 72.3 Pts
QC Int 143
QC Float 143
QC Mixed 150
33% 145 Pts
MC Int 178
MC Float 216
MC Mixed 187
29% 194 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 560-$140
Gigabyte(1458 22FB) 2GB
CLim: 1300 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.3
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Lighting 102
Reflection 86
Parallax 132
35% 107 fps
MRender 66.7
Gravity 97
Splatting 81.8
35% 81.8 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$63
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 400
Mixed 395
96% 433 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 61.6
4K Mixed 34.7
124% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 214
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 68.4
78% 135 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
342GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 155
Write 142
Mixed 109
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.2
54% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x4GB-$72
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
56.4% Above average
MC Read 22
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 16.6
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 16.9
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 214
19% 214 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65) Builds (Compare 2,362 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M GAMING PRO (MS-7A65)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $490
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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