MSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (12th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 88 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics29.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive54.7% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7918
MotherboardMSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918)  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150528
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 21:24
Run Duration96 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing way below expectations (12th 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 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
68.3% Good
SC Int 97.8
SC Float 93.9
SC Mixed 97.2
77% 96.3 Pts
QC Int 358
QC Float 342
QC Mixed 350
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 342
MC Float 360
MC Mixed 350
52% 350 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
29.1% Poor
Lighting 78.1
Reflection 80.6
Parallax 89.6
25% 82.8 fps
MRender 69.3
Gravity 85.8
Splatting 68.1
32% 74.4 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 36%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$64
6GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 605ABBF2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Read 438
Write 127
Mixed 171
53% 245 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 76.7
4K Mixed 16.6
85% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 74.1
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 35.9
44% 75.8 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G 0215 CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
20.6% Poor
MC Read 6.9
MC Write 6.8
MC Mixed 5.9
19% 6.53 GB/s
SC Read 5
SC Write 6
SC Mixed 6.7
17% 5.9 GB/s
Latency 99.4
40% 99.4 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 20.6%
Great: 57%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918) Builds (Compare 2,791 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918) - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $847
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