MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.2% 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 Drive104% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 20:39
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Memory 96.8
1-Core 127
2-Core 248
91% 157 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 651
67% 529 Pts
64-Core 647
43% 647 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
MSI(1462 3201) 2GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
35.2% Below average
Lighting 44.5
Reflection 44
Parallax 38.2
37% 42.2 fps
MRender 38.3
Gravity 38.9
Splatting 34.7
23% 37.3 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$100
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 462 443 445 398 242 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 430
Mixed 322
SusWrite 408
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 39
146% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 168
174% 285 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Seagate Backup+ Desk 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: 050B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 154 154 152 156 156 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 118
Mixed 72.7
SusWrite 154
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 24.3
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 27.6
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 51
78% 51 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 89%

 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 4,641 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $699
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