MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics20.2% 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 Drive91.2% 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.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150330
Uptime10.4 Days
Run DateApr 25 '21 at 21:29
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU2%

 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 i7-4770S-$900
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Memory 93.5
1-Core 112
2-Core 193
80% 133 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 548
58% 454 Pts
64-Core 548
37% 548 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 368.39
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
20.2% Poor
Lighting 24.3
Reflection 38.6
Parallax 32.4
20% 31.8 fps
MRender 34.7
Gravity 24.3
Splatting 26.4
21% 28.5 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 20.2%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteonit LCS-256M6S 2.5 7mm 256GB
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC81605
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 237 224 195 234 217 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 378
Mixed 289
SusWrite 221
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 65.7
4K Mixed 40.9
140% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 197
185% 289 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 198 196 189 202 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 112
Mixed 38.1
SusWrite 197
98% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.3
4K Mixed 0.6
212% 2.53 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 114%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
60% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 18
58% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 19.2
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-E34 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 1,733 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI H81M-E34 (MS-7817)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $372
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