MSI H97I AC (MS-7851)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33.1% 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)
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 (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7851
MotherboardMSI H97I AC (MS-7851)  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141224
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 10:15
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 i5-4460-$190
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
66.8% Good
SC Int 90.5
SC Float 90.5
SC Mixed 91
72% 90.7 Pts
QC Int 349
QC Float 345
QC Mixed 349
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 351
MC Float 341
MC Mixed 349
52% 347 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
33.1% Below average
Lighting 103
Reflection 86.2
Parallax 96.3
31% 95.2 fps
MRender 75.3
Gravity 93.4
Splatting 73.1
34% 80.6 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 37%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 301
Write 203
Mixed 223
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 24.3
119% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 25.2
52% 103 MB/s
Poor: 36% Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
59.1% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 19
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 18.1
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.1%
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 H97I AC (MS-7851) Builds (Compare 134 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: MSI H97I AC (MS-7851)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $486
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