MSI H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 68.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics41.8% 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 Drive56.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 20:02
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i3-7100-$114
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
68.8% Good
SC Int 117
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 121
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 333
QC Mixed 316
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 295
MC Float 339
MC Mixed 321
48% 318 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$149
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.66
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
41.8% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 83.3
Parallax 124
41% 117 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 125
Splatting 84.5
42% 96.3 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$62
87GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
56.3% Above average
Read 420
Write 117
Mixed 158
50% 231 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 14.4
100% 43.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 8.92
26% 52.4 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 65%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
693GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 153
Write 151
Mixed 162
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.34
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.28
131% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-16-16 D4-2400 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 27.4
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 26.5
73% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 295 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $124

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $647
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