MSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 83.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics70.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.5% 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.
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-7918
MotherboardMSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime1 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 09:33
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 118
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 418
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 411
93% 411 Pts
MC Int 552
MC Float 592
MC Mixed 595
87% 580 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$221
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
70.5% Very good
Lighting 201
Reflection 181
Parallax 303
74% 228 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 194
Splatting 129
68% 157 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon IT LMT-128L9M 128GB
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HM71201
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 302 306 311 305 321 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 440
Write 327
Mixed 262
SusWrite 308
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 35.4
124% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 205
188% 289 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 95%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 142 139 142 143 143 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 156
Write 128
Mixed 85.9
SusWrite 142
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
187% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
936GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 209 205 211 210 210 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 154
Mixed 85.2
SusWrite 208
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
292GB free
Firmware: CC62
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 139 171 168 173 136 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 155
Write 132
Mixed 84.7
SusWrite 154
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 113%
WD Elements 1TB
48GB free, PID 1042
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 106 107 107 106 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
40% Average
Read 73.1
Write 73.3
Mixed 46
SusWrite 106
103% 74.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
100% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 40%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
59.4% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 17.1
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918) Builds (Compare 2,445 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918) - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $682
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