MSI H270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics19.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive122% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI H270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 06:25
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7400-$182
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
77.4% Very good
Memory 89.5
1-Core 103
2-Core 202
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 390
52% 383 Pts
64-Core 382
26% 382 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-Ti-$110
Gainward(10B0 1380) 2GB
CLim: 1359 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
19.1% Very poor
Lighting 68.4
Reflection 46
Parallax 66.8
18% 60.4 fps
MRender 54.6
Gravity 68.9
Splatting 40.5
19% 54.7 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19.1%
Great: 21%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 226 221 223 229 228 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 962
Write 284
Mixed 402
SusWrite 236
103% 471 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 34
157% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 658
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 323
286% 437 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 122%
Great: 146%
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
118GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1H5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 286 347 302 344 319 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 147
Write 97.5
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 321
37% 163 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 19.5
4K Mixed 34.3
75% 22.4 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 116
127% 209 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 103%
CT500P2SSD8 500GB
340GB free
Firmware: P2CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1438 609 432 409 749 1240 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,219
Write 502
Mixed 1,340
SusWrite 813
217% 969 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 69.7
252% 93.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,019
DQ Write 562
DQ Mixed 789
587% 790 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 211%
Great: 234%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF1G64AZ-2G3H1 04CD F4-2400C15-8GNT 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
71.5% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 21.5
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 1,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI H270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $679
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