MSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics129% 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 Drive50.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 19:43
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i7-6700K-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
SC Int 126
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 126
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 484
QC Mixed 414
100% 439 Pts
MC Int 615
MC Float 707
MC Mixed 669
99% 664 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$480
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 374
Reflection 313
Parallax 393
118% 360 fps
MRender 366
Gravity 358
Splatting 227
137% 317 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 129%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LS 120GB-$79
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 73 64 65 68 71 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
50.7% Above average
Read 408
Write 85.9
Mixed 124
SusWrite 68.8
37% 172 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 70
4K Mixed 10.3
90% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 108
DQ Write 99.8
DQ Mixed 9.4
33% 72.5 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$31
292GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 136 135 137 136 135 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 135
Write 124
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 136
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$31
201GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 166 166 169 169 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 166
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 167
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30AESBK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 27.4
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 32
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 109%
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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 Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984) Builds (Compare 2,393 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984) - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,001
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