MSI MS-7A66

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 75.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
SystemMicro-Star B250 Gaming Nightblade 3 (MS-B910)
MotherboardMSI MS-7A66  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 26 '21 at 19:56
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7400-$205
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Memory 83.8
1-Core 106
2-Core 205
77% 132 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 392
54% 393 Pts
64-Core 395
26% 395 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.2% Very good
Lighting 99.9
Reflection 104
Parallax 96.7
81% 100 fps
MRender 91.1
Gravity 93.4
Splatting 92.5
75% 92.3 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$137
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 626
Write 330
Mixed 391
99% 449 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 38.9
130% 42.3 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 169
113% 136 MB/s
Poor: 58% Great: 111%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
77GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 132 131 134 135 134 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Read 127
Write 119
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 132
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4U7S8MB-8 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
79.9% Very good
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 24
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 24.4
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 73.7
54% 73.7 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 80%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MS-7A66 Builds (Compare 205 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-7A66

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $687
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