MSI H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 77.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.7% 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 Drive87.9% 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.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 04:47
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i5-7400-$165
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
77.3% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 426
QC Mixed 403
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 401
MC Float 424
MC Mixed 411
62% 412 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
PwrHis(1787 2359) 2GB
CLim: 970 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
44.7% Average
Lighting 135
Reflection 129
Parallax 172
46% 145 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 119
Splatting 82.8
44% 102 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 48%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
66GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 499
Write 281
Mixed 308
80% 363 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 68.4
4K Mixed 23.1
130% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 19.3
86% 197 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 93%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$63
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OABS0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 194
Mixed 176
140% 186 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.18
94% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2010)-$35
273GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
37% Below average
Read 69.1
Write 59.8
Mixed 63.4
48% 64.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.17
67% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 37%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
43.8% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 12.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 13.5
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 46%
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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 1,108 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI H270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $947
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