MSI H97M-E35 (MS-7846)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 78.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.74% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7846
MotherboardMSI H97M-E35 (MS-7846)  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:42
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
78.8% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 110
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 390
87% 385 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 570
MC Mixed 566
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
MSI(1462 7846) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4624
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
5.74% Terrible
Lighting 12.4
Reflection 18.4
Parallax 23.2
5% 18 fps
MRender 21.2
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 19.1
6% 15.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.74%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
111GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 484
Write 281
Mixed 311
79% 359 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 22.6
123% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 64.2
105% 206 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
682GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 139
Write 124
Mixed 119
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.23
59% 0.52 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
47.7% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 14.2
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 14.4
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 63%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97M-E35 (MS-7846) Builds (Compare 482 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI H97M-E35 (MS-7846) - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $663
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $78G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback