MSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 78.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics30.6% 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 Drive42.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180717
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 10:45
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590-$188
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Memory 88.2
1-Core 104
2-Core 207
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 400
54% 397 Pts
64-Core 397
27% 397 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30.6% Below average
Lighting 36.9
Reflection 47.2
Parallax 34.3
30% 39.5 fps
MRender 37.6
Gravity 39.3
Splatting 27.9
31% 34.9 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 30.6%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 120GB (2018)-$52
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 2.9 3.8 6.4 163 32 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
42.4% Average
Read 372
Write 246
Mixed 229
SusWrite 55.6
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 24.5
4K Mixed 16.5
65% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 76.3
DQ Mixed 15.2
33% 69 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 52%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
82GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 159 157 157 159 161 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 151
Write 137
Mixed 76.9
SusWrite 155
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 109%
WD Elements 1TB
107GB free, PID 10b8
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 40 39 39 40 40 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
19.9% Very poor
Read 38.4
Write 34.6
Mixed 28.4
SusWrite 38.6
47% 35 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.9%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 78.B1GET.9KZ0C 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
57.2% Above average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 17.9
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 17.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-E33 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 5,693 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $288
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