MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 72.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics42.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive59.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 9 years and 3 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150415
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 15:10
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i5-4590-$221
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
72.2% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 105
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 356
QC Mixed 362
81% 356 Pts
MC Int 400
MC Float 410
MC Mixed 403
61% 404 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
42.8% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 119
Parallax 130
43% 131 fps
MRender 86.6
Gravity 124
Splatting 84
43% 98.3 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 106 95 108 107 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 232
Write 202
Mixed 183
SusWrite 106
40% 181 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 30.3
120% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 147
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 30.4
58% 115 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 82%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$97
257GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 454 455 461 454 451 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 468
Mixed 417
SusWrite 428
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 61.3
199% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 305
230% 309 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 122%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$43
201GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 147 146 148 148 145 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 167
Write 132
Mixed 84.5
SusWrite 142
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
78.4% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 24.3
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 23.4
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 80%
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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 6,720 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $744
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