MSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7980
MotherboardMSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160726
Uptime7.1 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 18:06
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
70% Very good
SC Int 95.5
SC Float 89.8
SC Mixed 92.5
74% 92.6 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 349
QC Mixed 342
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 659
MC Mixed 629
93% 622 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Lighting 229
Reflection 203
Parallax 219
70% 217 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 211
Splatting 161
75% 175 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata S510 120GB
74GB free
Firmware: 3.3.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53.4% Above average
Read 192
Write 105
Mixed 118
31% 139 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 15.3
118% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 31.1
49% 92.8 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 79%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
3.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 127
Write 146
Mixed 115
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 5.46
4K Mixed 0.61
194% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$105
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 25.8
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 25.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 59.3
67% 59.3 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 92%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980) Builds (Compare 843 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z170I GAMING PRO AC (MS-7980)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $694
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