MSI H97M-G43(MS-7924)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 75.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics81% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive48.3% 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 8 years and 11 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7924
MotherboardMSI H97M-G43(MS-7924)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateApr 04 '18 at 12:17
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
75.2% Very good
SC Int 97.2
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 102
80% 99.8 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 392
QC Mixed 393
87% 386 Pts
MC Int 399
MC Float 399
MC Mixed 401
60% 400 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
Gigabyte(1458 362C) 3GB
CLim: 1385 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
81% Excellent
Lighting 229
Reflection 188
Parallax 301
79% 239 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 257
Splatting 127
83% 186 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 81%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow mS200 mSATA 60GB-$59
1GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 524ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
48.3% Average
Read 261
Write 95.8
Mixed 120
35% 159 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 91.6
4K Mixed 11.6
95% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 99.8
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 31
44% 81.2 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 61%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$213
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 145
Write 110
Mixed 128
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.22
101% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
388GB free
Firmware: CC9F Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 113
Write 154
Mixed 74.6
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.16
53% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C8 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
62.2% Good
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 20.7
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 17.5
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 56
72% 56 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 58%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: MSI H97M-G43(MS-7924) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $752
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