MSI Z170-A PRO (MS-7971)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 83.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive135% 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-7971
MotherboardMSI Z170-A PRO (MS-7971)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '20 at 12:28
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$285
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 243
88% 186 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 693
73% 572 Pts
64-Core 700
47% 700 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
69.6% Good
Lighting 281
Reflection 244
Parallax 294
74% 273 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 252
Splatting 193
70% 211 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$51
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 423 432 348 346 348 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 487
Mixed 420
SusWrite 379
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 52
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 71.1
242% 86.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 135%
Great: 127%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
559GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 179 177 180 178 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 171
Mixed 88.2
SusWrite 178
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
85.6% Excellent
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 23.8
85% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 27.6
78% 27.2 GB/s
Latency 56.3
71% 56.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 88%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A PRO (MS-7971) Builds (Compare 7,286 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z170-A PRO (MS-7971) - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $815
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9600K $208Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $338Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $74SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $683SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback