MSI H270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics10.9% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI H270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory2.4 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs, , ,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170522
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJun 11 '18 at 11:05
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i3-6100-$120
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
64.5% Good
SC Int 110
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 274
QC Float 313
QC Mixed 297
67% 294 Pts
MC Int 281
MC Float 318
MC Mixed 306
45% 301 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
MSI(1462 7A71) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4565
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
10.9% Very poor
Lighting 18.4
Reflection 22.8
Parallax 17.6
6% 19.6 fps
MRender 23.4
Gravity 29.6
Splatting 60.1
15% 37.7 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 10.9%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$50
272GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 29% Great: 60%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.03E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 24% Great: 60%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 16GB-$8
14GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
9.68% Terrible
Read 34.9
Write 7.74
Mixed 13.4
19% 18.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.1
4K Write 0.71
4K Mixed 0.16
41% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 9.68%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4-2133 CL15 4GB 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
35.7% Below average
MC Read 13.4
MC Write 12.1
MC Mixed 10.2
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 10.7
SC Mixed 11
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 79.9
50% 79.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 35.7%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 109 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI H270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $592
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