MSI MS-B901

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 46%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (52%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-B90111
MotherboardMSI MS-B901  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160728
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 18:30
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 52%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 i5-6400-$182
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
46% Average
SC Int 85.4
SC Float 88.8
SC Mixed 85.2
69% 86.5 Pts
QC Int 221
QC Float 235
QC Mixed 210
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 230
MC Float 301
MC Mixed 152
34% 228 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 46%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 328
Reflection 285
Parallax 336
102% 317 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 287
Splatting 214
101% 234 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS128GMTS800 256GB
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 506
Write 250
Mixed 405
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 13.3
101% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 56.2
100% 194 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
631GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 163
Mixed 160
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.33
140% 1.45 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GS6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
62.7% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 20.5
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 21.2
SC Mixed 18.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 76%
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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 327 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: $640
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