MSI MS-B901

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive89.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-B90111
MotherboardMSI MS-B901  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160330
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 13:20
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 49%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-6700-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
69.7% Good
SC Int 94.9
SC Float 82
SC Mixed 102
74% 92.9 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 348
QC Mixed 334
75% 333 Pts
MC Int 500
MC Float 527
MC Mixed 529
78% 519 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBU-SNS8152S3256GG2 256GB
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 289 142 148 202 143 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 500
Write 244
Mixed 116
SusWrite 188
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 39.4
150% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 150
148% 233 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
531GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 172 172 174 175 175 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 157
Mixed 95
SusWrite 174
115% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
242% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GS6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
70.3% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 22.9
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 15.6
49% 17 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 88%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: MSI MS-B901

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $649
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