MSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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 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 97.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics59.6% 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 Drive29.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 06:56
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 516
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 511
117% 515 Pts
MC Int 507
MC Float 516
MC Mixed 515
77% 513 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
59.6% Above average
Lighting 171
Reflection 149
Parallax 168
53% 163 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 178
Splatting 124
65% 150 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$111
70GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 483
Write 340
Mixed 339
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 26.2
114% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 42.1
94% 197 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 101%
Sandisk S128G 126GB
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.2.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.2% Poor
Read 248
Write 180
Mixed 168
44% 198 MB/s
4K Read 12.7
4K Write 3.12
4K Mixed 5.6
28% 7.14 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 52%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$64
115GB free
Firmware: SM30 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Read 87.6
Write 89.5
Mixed 87.5
66% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 5.34
4K Mixed 0.63
192% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.8
61% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 23.3
SC Mixed 20.2
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-E33 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 3,531 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817) - $52

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $423
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