MSI H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 75.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7978
MotherboardMSI H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160724
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 20:55
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 i5-6500-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
75.9% Very good
SC Int 94.1
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 98
78% 96.9 Pts
QC Int 393
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 405
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 396
MC Float 420
MC Mixed 406
61% 407 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 202
Parallax 210
70% 217 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 213
Splatting 160
75% 174 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$50
89GB free
Firmware: Q0125A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 505
Write 313
Mixed 344
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 21.4
109% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 34
62% 120 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$52
908GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 170
Mixed 159
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.34
114% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
40.6% Average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 11.3
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 11.9
35% 12.2 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978) Builds (Compare 1,369 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $649
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