MSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140722
Uptime6.1 Days
Run DateFeb 01 '19 at 07:15
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$206
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Memory 94.7
1-Core 113
2-Core 219
84% 142 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 584
64% 492 Pts
64-Core 580
39% 580 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
63.4% Good
Lighting 82
Reflection 85.2
Parallax 75.2
66% 80.8 fps
MRender 78.2
Gravity 73.7
Splatting 66.7
60% 72.9 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 500GB-$90
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 124 86 79 84 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
67.4% Good
Read 380
Write 133
Mixed 168
SusWrite 93.7
43% 194 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 27.5
124% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 89.7
97% 168 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 104%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$128
526GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 171 171 169 170 172 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 101
Write 147
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 171
81% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.2
395% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 19.7
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 64%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B85M-E45 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 3,632 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817) - $107

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $526
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