MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33.9% 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 Drive69.5% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A74
MotherboardMSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)  (all builds)
Memory6.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 26 '18 at 19:17
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$68
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63% Good
SC Int 105
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 269
QC Float 308
QC Mixed 293
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 271
MC Float 304
MC Mixed 294
43% 290 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 63%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$110
Nvidia(10DE 1C81) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 411.63
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
33.9% Below average
Lighting 103
Reflection 66.9
Parallax 100
32% 90.1 fps
MRender 78.5
Gravity 96.9
Splatting 72.9
36% 82.8 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intenso SSD 120GB
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q1107A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 67 61 55 56 56 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 445
Write 391
Mixed 369
SusWrite 95.2
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 20.5
131% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 26.7
63% 130 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 98%
Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB
865GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 124 118 123 118 106 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 79.8
Write 117
Mixed 51.2
SusWrite 116
67% 91.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.7
195% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 1x8GB-$70
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 12.3
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 13.5
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74) Builds (Compare 3,470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B250M PRO-VD (MS-7A74)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $393
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