MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 56%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics61.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.7% 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150330
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 22:03
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i5-4460S
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
56% Above average
SC Int 90.3
SC Float 92.7
SC Mixed 88.1
72% 90.4 Pts
QC Int 270
QC Float 277
QC Mixed 268
62% 272 Pts
MC Int 323
MC Float 322
MC Mixed 322
48% 323 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 56%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 977 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
61.3% Good
Lighting 193
Reflection 152
Parallax 244
65% 196 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 137
Splatting 168
58% 141 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$88
98GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 467
Write 155
Mixed 215
61% 279 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 13
100% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 37.2
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 40.2
52% 87.4 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
734GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 145
Write 159
Mixed 134
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.25
104% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B1G73DB0-CK0 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 17.3
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 19.4
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-E34 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 824 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $509
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