MSI Z97-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 95.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics35.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive85.2% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z97-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory20.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140521
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 16:07
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$316
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 128
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 453
QC Mixed 481
108% 474 Pts
MC Int 650
MC Float 685
MC Mixed 684
101% 673 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
MSI(1462 2847) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
35.2% Below average
Lighting 92.3
Reflection 73.5
Parallax 114
31% 93.3 fps
MRender 81.8
Gravity 111
Splatting 71.7
38% 88.3 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 128GB-$74
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 85 84 84 81 80 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 469
Write 182
Mixed 232
SusWrite 90.7
54% 243 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 42.6
168% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 288
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 166
136% 199 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 86%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
14GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 510
Write 336
Mixed 370
90% 405 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 60.2
215% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 236
212% 321 MB/s
Poor: 62% Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
734GB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 89 91 91 91 91 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 151
Write 124
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 91
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-1600C9-4GAB 0420 F3-1600C9-8GAR 0420 F3-1600C9-4GAB 0420 F3-1600C9-8GAR 24GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
61.4% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.3
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 20.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-G43 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 1,207 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z97-G43 (MS-7816)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $725
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