MSI B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics57% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7978
MotherboardMSI B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920x1080x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151022
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateNov 09 '19 at 07:11
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU 23%
Watch Gameplay: 580 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$197
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Memory 84.1
1-Core 101
2-Core 201
75% 129 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 372
52% 375 Pts
64-Core 383
26% 383 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$185
Asus(1043 0519) ≥ 4GB;
CLim: 1411 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57% Above average
Lighting 71.5
Reflection 69.5
Parallax 88.5
59% 76.5 fps
MRender 71.1
Gravity 72.8
Splatting 57.3
42% 67.1 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 57%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$63
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 444
Write 339
Mixed 63.5
62% 282 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 35.7
123% 42.1 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 109
126% 216 MB/s
Poor: 43% Great: 80%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
174GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 167 168 166 160 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 150
Write 143
Mixed 85
SusWrite 165
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.2
225% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
74% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 20.5
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 74%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978) Builds (Compare 2,192 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B150 GAMING M3 (MS-7978) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $831
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HDDRAMUSB
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