MSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 87%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics2.96% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.2% 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.
Run History
1 day ago, 1 day ago.
SystemMSI MS-7980
MotherboardMSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980)  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171214
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 16:28
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
87% Excellent
Memory 90.6
1-Core 122
2-Core 238
87% 150 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 617
70% 536 Pts
64-Core 617
41% 617 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
MSI(1462 7980) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
2.96% Terrible
Lighting 6.8
Reflection 5.4
Parallax 8.3
6% 6.83 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.96%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$100
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 326 145 109 101 111 98 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 400
Write 387
Mixed 161
SusWrite 148
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 34.5
149% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 167
146% 222 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 87%
Samsung Flash Drive 32GB
27GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 16 16 17 15 16 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 40.7
Write 17.6
Mixed 21.5
SusWrite 15.9
29% 23.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.6
4K Write 9.5
4K Mixed 4.8
511% 6.97 MB/s
DQ Read 7.2
DQ Write 9.8
DQ Mixed 6.7
588% 7.9 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
41.9% Average
MC Read 15
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 11.8
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.3
40% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 43%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 5: 0R 1G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
5% 33% 9 28 1 60 17" 1280 1024 ACR0053
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Gaming
Gaming 69%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: MSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $875
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