MSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics60% 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 Drive56.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
4 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7971
MotherboardMSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971)  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150812
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMay 14 '17 at 15:05
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$196
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
78.7% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 420
QC Mixed 408
92% 407 Pts
MC Int 391
MC Float 421
MC Mixed 409
61% 407 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390X-$700
CLim: 1090 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.2
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
60% Above average
Lighting 186
Reflection 151
Parallax 182
55% 173 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 174
Splatting 186
74% 165 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 60%
Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
8GB free
Firmware: 605ABBF2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 429
Write 124
Mixed 158
51% 237 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 11.9
93% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 96.8
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 35.2
50% 90.7 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
97GB free
Firmware: HP51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 155
Write 128
Mixed 129
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.22
84% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x4GB-$76
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
74.5% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 22.4
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 22.4
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150 PC MATE (MS-7971) Builds (Compare 992 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971) - $101

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $738
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