MSI MS-B901

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 81.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive73.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-B90111
MotherboardMSI MS-B901  (all builds)
Memory1.4 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160330
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 23:41
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 370
QC Float 386
QC Mixed 388
86% 382 Pts
MC Int 571
MC Float 651
MC Mixed 622
92% 614 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2980) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Lighting 231
Reflection 208
Parallax 226
71% 222 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 212
Splatting 146
75% 174 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 87%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$29
2GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0518BS Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 505
Write 302
Mixed 325
83% 377 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 68.7
4K Mixed 15.6
103% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31.9
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 28.1
49% 89.9 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
38.6% Below average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 10.2
36% 12.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 11.5
33% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-B901 Builds (Compare 329 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-B901

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $645
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