MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% 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.
Boot Drive77% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime13 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 23:14
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
97% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 500
QC Mixed 509
107% 471 Pts
MC Int 486
MC Float 474
MC Mixed 494
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 423
Reflection 409
Parallax 473
136% 435 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 435
Splatting 267
138% 315 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 137%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 480GB-$130
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
77% Very good
Read 514
Write 352
Mixed 352
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 9.52
85% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 9.09
71% 166 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77%
Great: 102%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$242
30GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 498
Write 199
Mixed 287
72% 328 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 81.9
4K Mixed 21.1
118% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 20.5
68% 148 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 76%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 25
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 22.5
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 22.1
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 73%
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 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 6,325 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $651
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