MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 43.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics31.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive54.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150811
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '19 at 23:40
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%
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 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690-$147
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
43.6% Average
Memory 73
1-Core 30.8
2-Core 44.4
37% 49.4 Pts
4-Core 86.5
8-Core 83.8
12% 85.2 Pts
64-Core 115
8% 115 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
31.8% Below average
Lighting 40
Reflection 31.3
Parallax 37.9
32% 36.4 fps
MRender 37
Gravity 39
Splatting 36.8
31% 37.6 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 120GB-$55
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 75 85 88 72 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 98.7
Write 386
Mixed 78.8
SusWrite 86.4
37% 163 MB/s
4K Read 4.5
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 35.3
94% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 113
146% 262 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 90%
Adata Ultimate SU800 1TB-$100
275GB free
Firmware: Q0922FS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 382 388 399 424 422 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 422
Write 330
Mixed 339
SusWrite 402
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 46.9
4K Mixed 26.8
86% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 81.4
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 0.6
27% 63.8 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
931GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 186 188 185 187 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 167
Mixed 83.9
SusWrite 187
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
229% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
872GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 168 179 179 180 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 165
Mixed 106
SusWrite 176
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/4G 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
52% Above average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 19.1
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 10.3
25% 8.77 GB/s
Latency 94.7
42% 94.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 52%
Great: 66%

 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 5,561 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $858
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