MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive52.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 17:37
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 5.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
71.1% Very good
1-Core 127
2-Core 248
89% 188 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 489
61% 456 Pts
64-Core 492
33% 492 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1613 MHz, MLim: 1902 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
67.3% Good
Lighting 268
Reflection 231
Parallax 283
70% 261 fps
MRender 183
Gravity 244
Splatting 168
64% 198 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 113 114 120 117 121 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 262
Write 143
Mixed 180
SusWrite 118
39% 176 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 85.9
4K Mixed 21.6
96% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 103
88% 127 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 71%
Kingston A400 240GB-$30
93GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 205 207 219 218 213 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.3% Below average
Read 260
Write 95
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 212
36% 163 MB/s
4K Read 13.9
4K Write 19.7
4K Mixed 10
44% 14.5 MB/s
DQ Read 14.5
DQ Write 15.5
DQ Mixed 14.6
11% 14.9 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 92%
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
292GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 448 446 450 419 386 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 479
Write 443
Mixed 427
SusWrite 418
100% 442 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 57.2
185% 68.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 294
241% 343 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 119%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G3D1608DT2TXOB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
52.3% Above average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 18.8
MC Mixed 15.9
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 17.2
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) Builds (Compare 11,163 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $761
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