MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 59.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics55% 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 Drive23.5% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7972
MotherboardMSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972)  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20180627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 07:50
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$70
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
59.5% Above average
SC Int 102
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 108
73% 106 Pts
QC Int 258
QC Float 298
QC Mixed 287
50% 281 Pts
MC Int 262
MC Float 300
MC Mixed 282
19% 281 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$170
CLim: 1226 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
55% Above average
Lighting 143
Reflection 165
Parallax 209
52% 172 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 150
Splatting 119
58% 135 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 55%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Colorful 256GB
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V830
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 13 129 51 49 50 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
23.5% Poor
Read 285
Write 160
Mixed 10.3
SusWrite 55.3
28% 128 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.2
33% 7.3 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 23.5%
Great: 66%
Toshiba MK3261GSY 320GB-$33
20GB free
Firmware: MC00
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 88.8
Mixed 29
44% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 26% Great: 62%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
138GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 179 177 171 180 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 175
Mixed 114
SusWrite 177
123% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
241% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x4GB-$46
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
74.4% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 22.8
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 23.1
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) Builds (Compare 3,293 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: MSI B150M MORTAR (MS-7972) - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $739
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