MSI B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 77.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7978
MotherboardMSI B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:21
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 above expectations (79th percentile)
77.8% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 105
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 396
QC Float 426
QC Mixed 407
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 404
MC Float 429
MC Mixed 418
62% 417 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$240
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
68% Good
Lighting 197
Reflection 174
Parallax 284
71% 218 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 191
Splatting 126
66% 152 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 240GB-$151
196GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Read 510
Write 336
Mixed 326
86% 391 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 68
4K Mixed 9.27
89% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 44.2
58% 97.9 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 184
Mixed 167
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.36
139% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 107%
Great: 104%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
613GB free, PID a00a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
19.2% Very poor
Read 38.5
Write 38.5
Mixed 14.6
37% 30.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.17
64% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 19.2%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
74.1% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 22.1
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 21
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978) Builds (Compare 2,414 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978) - $208

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $813
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