MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 62.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics44.3% 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 Drive40.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150330
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 00:55
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 i3-4170-$128
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.4% Good
SC Int 109
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 108
88% 109 Pts
QC Int 275
QC Float 292
QC Mixed 290
65% 286 Pts
MC Int 276
MC Float 294
MC Mixed 290
43% 287 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2768) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1451 MHz, MLim: 1636 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
44.3% Average
Lighting 115
Reflection 91.3
Parallax 162
41% 123 fps
MRender 100
Gravity 134
Splatting 90.6
47% 108 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 41%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 320 Series 160GB-$181
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4PC10365 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 252
Write 157
Mixed 162
42% 190 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 31.3
4K Mixed 13.5
60% 20.7 MB/s
DQ Read 89.1
DQ Write 16.2
DQ Mixed 12
19% 39.1 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 49%
Seagate ST3160023AS 160GB-$31
149GB free
Firmware: 3.43 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
32.1% Below average
Read 55.5
Write 56
Mixed 30.4
35% 47.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.44
101% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD34G160081 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
59.3% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 18.3
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 18.8
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-E34 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 1,629 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $435
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