Compatible Components (from 5,398 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the MSI Z170A GAMING M5 (MS-7977) Motherboard.

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Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING M5 (MS-7977) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,129

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 5,398)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
AUS-User, 15 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 152 142 111  103  201  250  57  97 $1,320
USA-User, 21 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Very good UFO - 144 165 115  103  176  375  -  72 $999
USA-User, 21 days ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 141 152 97  105  176  329  -  52 $999
USA-User, 1 month ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 141 132 99  100  184  230  -  94 $1,489
DEU-User, 7 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 141 143 104  99  176  306  -  98 $1,940
RUS-User, 6 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Outstanding UFO - 140 107 90  109  187  123  -  106 $1,287
RUS-User, 6 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080 Ti Outstanding UFO - 139 107 89  106  187  124  -  108 $1,287
DEU-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080 Ti Very good UFO - 139 107 97  115  180  88  97  102 $1,340
USA-User, 2 months ago.Core i7-7700K, GTX 1080 Ti Excellent UFO - 139 108 92  115  182  121  -  95 $1,275

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BHPhotoUS $139.995 months ago.
AmazonUS $161.8124 days ago.
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $288Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $240Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
Intel Core i5-7600K $200Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $148
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