MSI MS-B9201

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive131% 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
SystemMicro-Star H310 Gaming Trident3 (MS-B920)
MotherboardMSI MS-B9201  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180326
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJan 06 '20 at 03:31
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
86% Excellent
1-Core 131
2-Core 250
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 806
80% 637 Pts
64-Core 1,021
68% 1,021 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 295
Reflection 277
Parallax 289
78% 287 fps
Gravity 269
Splatting 213
91% 241 fps
Poor: 71% Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 760p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$77
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 001C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 111 131 89 118 117 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 1,384
Write 538
Mixed 170
SusWrite 142
121% 559 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 48.4
152% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 536
DQ Mixed 141
189% 336 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 131%
Great: 245%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
366GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3U0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 131 130 127 128 127 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 123
Write 115
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 128
70% 97.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.9% Very good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 21.3
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 25.1
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 78%
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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 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: MSI MS-B9201

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $451
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