MSI H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 82.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics33.8% 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 Drive89.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7978
MotherboardMSI H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 10 '20 at 21:12
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$271
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Memory 86.9
1-Core 106
2-Core 210
79% 134 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 582
66% 505 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$146
MSI(1462 3352) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
33.8% Below average
Lighting 132
Reflection 80.3
Parallax 122
35% 111 fps
MRender 82.9
Gravity 125
Splatting 84.5
34% 97.6 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$76
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 127 127 127 128 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 478
Write 290
Mixed 223
SusWrite 132
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 43.2
162% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 218
181% 262 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 94%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$80
400GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 63 65 68 69 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
35.1% Below average
Read 56.7
Write 70.8
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 65.5
45% 60.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.4
82% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 35.1%
Great: 77%
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 (51st percentile)
74% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 22.8
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 22.9
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74%
Great: 80%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978) Builds (Compare 1,191 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI H170 GAMING M3 (MS-7978)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $651
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