Compatible Components (from 605 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the MSI H170A GAMING PRO (MS-7978) Motherboard.

Best Build (Edit with custom PC builder) Based on the most popular components from 605 user systems.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI H170A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $767

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 605)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
USA-User, 1 month ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 133 99 81  86  181  132  76  74 $1,116
USA-User, 14 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 131 90 77  94  178  81  62  74 $1,081
PRT-User, 14 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 127 95 79  86  168  105  110  76 $1,159
ZAF-User, 9 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Average UFO - 127 90 74  81  172  112  69  68 $1,140
PHL-User, 10 months ago.Core i5-7600K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 126 85 63  90  170  62  104  79 $999
AUS-User, 2 months ago.Core i5-6600, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 125 76 60  76  170  111  108  76 $1,088
ZAF-User, 14 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Above average UFO - 125 86 71  84  169  81  62  70 $1,081
USA-User, 1 day ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Above average UFO - 124 89 73  82  168  98  89  63 $1,306
USA-User, 15 months ago.Core i7-6700K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 124 71 66  89  172  -  88  73 $1,331
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $55Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $145SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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