Compatible Components (from 3,064 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the MSI Z170-A PRO (MS-7971) Motherboard.

Best Build (Edit with custom PC builder) Based on the most popular components from 3,064 user systems.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z170-A PRO (MS-7971) - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $996

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 3,064)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
GBR-User, 4 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080 Ti Above average UFO - 134 143 103  97  164  272  94  71 $1,143
GBR-User, 4 months ago.Core i5-6600K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 134 104 72  103  177  131  -  86 $1,422
MDG-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 134 103 89  108  172  78  100  107 $1,289
USA-User, 19 days ago.Core i5-6600K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 133 97 71  96  179  106  55  85 $1,566
USA-User, 7 months ago.Core i5-6600K, GTX 1080 Ti Outstanding UFO - 132 95 70  108  175  83  -  93 $1,288
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Very good UFO - 132 107 86  97  172  121  109  78 $1,496
USA-User, 12 days ago.Core i5-6600K, HD 530 (Desktop Skylake) Very good UFO - 131 95 70  107  172  75  37  90 $1,288
USA-User, 6 months ago.Core i5-6600K, HD 530 (Desktop Skylake) Excellent UFO - 131 93 66  106  174  76  -  91 $1,288
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i5-6600K, GTX 1080 Ti Good UFO - 131 96 68  107  171  74  42  93 $1,288

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