MSI B85-G43 GAMING (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics39.4% 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 Drive74.6% 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 (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI B85-G43 GAMING (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130722
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 16:09
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User EST-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
82.3% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 112
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 443
QC Float 429
QC Mixed 431
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 415
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 418
63% 420 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Gigabyte(1458 3684) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
39.4% Below average
Lighting 124
Reflection 106
Parallax 112
37% 114 fps
MRender 90.8
Gravity 111
Splatting 86.9
41% 96.2 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 128GB-$74
77GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 515
Write 181
Mixed 263
70% 320 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 18.7
112% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 33.3
78% 164 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 86%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$75
657GB free
Firmware: SM11 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 97.4
Write 99.6
Mixed 93.8
73% 96.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.69
205% 2.25 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D18ADS3.16FE 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
58.1% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 18.6
SC Mixed 17.5
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B85-G43 GAMING (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 1,639 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI B85-G43 GAMING (MS-7816) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $794
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