MSI B150A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics67.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive70.6% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7978
MotherboardMSI B150A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161103
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 05:43
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 Pentium G4600-$74
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
65.7% Good
SC Int 110
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 310
QC Mixed 306
68% 300 Pts
MC Int 280
MC Float 315
MC Mixed 307
45% 301 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$239
CLim: 1450 MHz, MLim: 1950 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
67.5% Good
Lighting 203
Reflection 190
Parallax 255
69% 216 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 176
Splatting 137
67% 156 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
ESA3SMD2ISPT120GB 120GB
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0614D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Read 487
Write 178
Mixed 261
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 25.6
113% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 38.2
58% 106 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
225GB free
Firmware: KC48 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 103
Write 110
Mixed 101
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.61
110% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 77%
StoreJet Transcend 2TB
1TB free, PID 7000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 108
Write 118
Mixed 32.3
104% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.06
4K Write 4.41
4K Mixed 0.38
167% 1.95 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4-2400 CL16 4GB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 27
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 26.5
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150A GAMING PRO (MS-7978) Builds (Compare 890 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI B150A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $824
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