MSI H170A PC MATE (MS-7971)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
9 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7971
MotherboardMSI H170A PC MATE (MS-7971)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 10 '19 at 19:09
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6500-$186
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
67.7% Good
1-Core 101
2-Core 202
71% 151 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 384
52% 384 Pts
64-Core 385
26% 385 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 401
Reflection 376
Parallax 430
105% 403 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 396
Splatting 247
97% 292 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$60
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 197 207 199 207 208 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 487
Mixed 367
SusWrite 228
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 61
208% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 115%
Great: 124%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
298GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 468 466 485 452 285 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 485
Mixed 452
SusWrite 432
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 62.1
213% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 129%
Great: 131%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$70
637GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 136 136 131 135 136 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 152
Write 153
Mixed 30
SusWrite 135
85% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2133 C14 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 24.1
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 22.7
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 37%
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Motherboard: MSI H170A PC MATE (MS-7971)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $635
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