MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive213% 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.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7A37
MotherboardMSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180427
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateMay 26 '18 at 09:31
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$192
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95% Outstanding
SC Int 107
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 111
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 429
QC Float 466
QC Mixed 443
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 1,229
MC Float 1,260
MC Mixed 1,269
188% 1,253 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-$480
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 1050 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 376
Reflection 228
Parallax 573
138% 392 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 393
Splatting 291
125% 289 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 131%
Great: 131%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
223GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 417
Mixed 429
102% 457 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 22.8
133% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 38.9
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 105
88% 120 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91%
Great: 129%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$150
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,987
Write 1,307
Mixed 1,163
328% 1,485 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 90.2
4K Mixed 25.7
153% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 24.8
69% 149 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 213%
Great: 258%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 118
Write 124
Mixed 120
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.33
4K Mixed 0.25
100% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 85%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
15GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Read 32.1
Write 10.8
Mixed 13.6
20% 18.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.82
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 1.31
123% 2.64 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 43.3
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 34
110% 38.4 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 37.8
SC Mixed 29
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 75
53% 75 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 72%
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Desktop
Desktop 94%
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Workstation
Workstation 81%
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Motherboard: MSI B350M MORTAR ARCTIC (MS-7A37)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $648
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