MSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed 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 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 59.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.9% 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.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7971
MotherboardMSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971)  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 21 '17 at 16:47
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 23%

 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-$179
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
59.6% Above average
SC Int 90.6
SC Float 95.4
SC Mixed 91.2
74% 92.4 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 309
QC Mixed 290
67% 295 Pts
MC Int 328
MC Float 364
MC Mixed 340
51% 344 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
Asus(1043 85B6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 201
Parallax 210
68% 212 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 213
Splatting 162
76% 176 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$159
205GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 395
Mixed 409
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 82.8
4K Mixed 43.3
165% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 41.4
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 24.9
56% 108 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 102%
Great: 117%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$120
118GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 497
Write 333
Mixed 340
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 61.6
4K Mixed 22.5
122% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 78.4
109% 204 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 96%
WD WD10EACS-00ZJB0 1TB
449GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
39.6% Below average
Read 74.5
Write 63.2
Mixed 76.3
54% 71.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.92
4K Mixed 0.33
94% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$157
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
41.3% Average
MC Read 13.5
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 12.7
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 13.7
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B150 PC MATE (MS-7971) Builds (Compare 947 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971) - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $745
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HDDRAMUSB
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