MSI H270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive84.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI H270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180126
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 17:21
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-6700T
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
71.1% Very good
SC Int 99.2
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 102
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 326
QC Float 368
QC Mixed 342
78% 345 Pts
MC Int 487
MC Float 588
MC Mixed 548
81% 541 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$100
Gigabyte(1458 3765) 2GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
35.2% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 68.6
Parallax 105
33% 93.4 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 102
Splatting 77.3
37% 86.1 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel S3500 Series 240GB-$497
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: D2010370
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 270 272 274 274 267 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 322
Write 274
Mixed 243
SusWrite 270
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 95.3
4K Mixed 33.7
142% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 237
186% 257 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 88%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$90
445GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 456 467 476 479 479 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 475
Mixed 410
SusWrite 466
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 63.1
215% 77 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 347
261% 349 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 131%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$115
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 20.5
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 22.2
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 71%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 221 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI H270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $375
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