MSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 21.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics25% 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 Drive32.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (80%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 31 '19 at 15:07
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 80%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Pentium G3258-$80
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
21.7% Poor
1-Core 66.1
2-Core 101
41% 83.8 Pts
4-Core 123
8-Core 129
17% 126 Pts
64-Core 36.2
2% 36.2 Pts
Poor: 22%
This bench: 21.7%
Great: 43%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1463 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
25% Poor
Lighting 72.6
Reflection 49.6
Parallax 73.5
22% 65.2 fps
MRender 58.7
Gravity 80.3
Splatting 43.9
27% 61 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 25%
Great: 25%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$178
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 129 90 46 47 46 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
32.2% Below average
Read 166
Write 257
Mixed 280
SusWrite 65.4
44% 192 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 44.1
4K Mixed 15
68% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 29.3
DQ Mixed 15.2
14% 22.4 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
32.4% Below average
MC Read 9.9
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 13.2
33% 11.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11.6
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 197
20% 197 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-E33 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 5,596 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817) - $98

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $488
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