MSI H170A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 62.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics99.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive80.9% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7978
MotherboardMSI H170A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit 色彩
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150907
Uptime3.5 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 18:20
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 i7-6700-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.8% Good
SC Int 91.9
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 94.1
76% 94.8 Pts
QC Int 270
QC Float 235
QC Mixed 295
60% 267 Pts
MC Int 440
MC Float 470
MC Mixed 492
70% 467 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Lighting 320
Reflection 288
Parallax 299
96% 302 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 292
Splatting 226
102% 239 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor PX-512M7VC 512GB
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 238 179 112 165 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 403
Write 378
Mixed 214
SusWrite 204
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 34.3
122% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 277
222% 314 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 96%
HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB-$150
2TB free
Firmware: MJAOA5E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 99 99 99 100 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Read 155
Write 147
Mixed 31.2
SusWrite 99.1
78% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
177% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
30.8% Below average
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 9.8
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 9.5
SC Mixed 8.3
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 96.1
42% 96.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H170A GAMING PRO (MS-7978) Builds (Compare 682 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI H170A GAMING PRO (MS-7978)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $711
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