MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics78.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive46.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141223
Uptime4.4 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 02:08
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
88.4% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 122
96% 119 Pts
QC Int 437
QC Float 432
QC Mixed 440
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 610
MC Float 647
MC Mixed 634
94% 630 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Zotac(19DA 2368) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1761 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Lighting 262
Reflection 221
Parallax 242
79% 242 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 222
Splatting 153
78% 180 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin ECO2 240GB-$109
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
46.6% Average
Read 272
Write 205
Mixed 229
52% 235 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 58
4K Mixed 6.62
59% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 84.3
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 5.81
44% 97.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 77%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$120
2.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 165
Mixed 150
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 3.78
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.34
235% 2.09 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 106%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 161
Write 112
Mixed 104
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.16
98% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 110%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$99
342GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 157
Write 151
Mixed 155
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.22
69% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 2133 2OZ 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
57.6% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 16.6
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 19.4
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 82%
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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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Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $785
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