MSI H97M-G43(MS-7924)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics36.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive63.9% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7924
MotherboardMSI H97M-G43(MS-7924)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 12 '17 at 23:23
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
82.9% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 109
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 442
QC Mixed 423
95% 421 Pts
MC Int 562
MC Float 602
MC Mixed 590
88% 584 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$145
Zotac(19DA A454) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Lighting 110
Reflection 75.8
Parallax 115
34% 100 fps
MRender 78.5
Gravity 109
Splatting 78.9
38% 88.7 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
144GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 436
Write 199
Mixed 267
66% 301 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 18.1
94% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 94
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 53.5
67% 115 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
372GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 162
Mixed 160
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.3
114% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$126
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
60.7% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 19.2
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97M-G43(MS-7924) Builds (Compare 406 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI H97M-G43(MS-7924) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $873
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