MSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.1% 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 Drive110% 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
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171213
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 24 '19 at 01:34
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$298
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
1-Core 133
2-Core 261
93% 197 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 733
79% 615 Pts
64-Core 724
49% 724 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Lighting 322
Reflection 288
Parallax 314
84% 308 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 297
Splatting 201
80% 230 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 86%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
296GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 431 479 491 492 498 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 498
Mixed 326
SusWrite 458
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 41.7
158% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 66.2
123% 243 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 24.7
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 25.2
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984) Builds (Compare 3,076 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984) - $174

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,050
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