MSI H170A PC MATE (MS-7971)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 71.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.8% 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.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7971
MotherboardMSI H170A PC MATE (MS-7971)  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160523
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 16 '17 at 14:21
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i5-6600K-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
71.5% Very good
SC Int 92.6
SC Float 99.9
SC Mixed 97.1
77% 96.5 Pts
QC Int 356
QC Float 395
QC Mixed 372
85% 375 Pts
MC Int 398
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 387
61% 405 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$190
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 375.57
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
72.2% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 187
Parallax 220
69% 211 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 207
Splatting 164
74% 174 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$68
5GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 466
Write 163
Mixed 190
59% 273 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 11.1
77% 27.1 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 20.8
64% 142 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
887GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 169
Mixed 141
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.28
97% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x4GB-$107
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
66% Good
MC Read 25.3
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20.9
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 18
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 81.9
49% 81.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 66%
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 H170A PC MATE (MS-7971) Builds (Compare 358 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI H170A PC MATE (MS-7971)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $705
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