MSI H270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 78%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics15.2% 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 Drive92.3% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI H270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '20 at 12:29
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$185
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
78% Very good
Memory 87.3
1-Core 104
2-Core 192
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 397
54% 397 Pts
64-Core 399
27% 399 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 78%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6870
PwrHis(1787 2305) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Lighting 21.6
Reflection 21
Parallax 19.2
18% 20.6 fps
MRender 14.4
Gravity 15.8
Splatting 11.8
12% 14 fps
Poor: 14%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 16%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 335 Series 240GB-$100
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 335u
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 293 293 298 299 298 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 400
Write 117
Mixed 227
SusWrite 296
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 46
150% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 207
168% 236 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x4GB-$67
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
42.6% Average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 12.7
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.9
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 79%

 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 506 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $687
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