MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 60.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics41.4% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive85.1% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 days ago, 11 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140627
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 01:56
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i5-4460-$173
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
60.7% Good
SC Int 93.2
SC Float 95
SC Mixed 93.6
75% 93.9 Pts
QC Int 295
QC Float 300
QC Mixed 294
67% 296 Pts
MC Int 346
MC Float 359
MC Mixed 349
53% 351 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
MSI(1462 277C) 3GB
CLim: 972 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
41.4% Average
Lighting 129
Reflection 80.7
Parallax 172
45% 127 fps
MRender 62.4
Gravity 120
Splatting 88.6
39% 90.2 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 46%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB-$105
36GB free
Firmware: X21100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 502
Write 429
Mixed 395
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 18.7
123% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 33.8
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 18.4
29% 53.3 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$37
80GB free
Firmware: 3.AAK Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
34.1% Below average
Read 52.4
Write 66.2
Mixed 66.4
47% 61.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.21
73% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 43%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$37
28GB free
Firmware: 3.AAK Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 75.1
Write 76.2
Mixed 66.1
54% 72.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.35
91% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
51.9% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.5
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 12.7
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $926
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