MSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '20 at 23:14
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4440-$208
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Memory 92.9
1-Core 91
2-Core 183
74% 122 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 366
51% 370 Pts
64-Core 361
24% 361 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64LC (Liquid Cooled)-$1,700
CLim: 1750 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.8.2
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 124
Reflection 118
Parallax 196
101% 146 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 141
Splatting 84.4
108% 109 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 120GB
2GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM11.2
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 188
Write 262
Mixed 22.2
35% 157 MB/s
4K Read 11.5
4K Write 59.3
4K Mixed 27.5
84% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 47.5
75% 139 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 94%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
563GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 169 171 173 173 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 161
Mixed 104
SusWrite 171
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
250% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 110%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
125GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 93 92 91 91 92 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
52.6% Above average
Read 91.2
Write 80.5
Mixed 50.1
SusWrite 91.9
58% 78.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-056.A00LF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.4% Good
MC Read 22.9
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 19.3
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 20.3
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 62%

 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 2,406 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $535
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