MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics41% 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)
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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150811
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateJun 01 '19 at 20:04
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
66.8% Good
SC Int 100
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 97.1
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 299
QC Float 339
QC Mixed 319
72% 319 Pts
MC Int 499
MC Float 590
MC Mixed 524
80% 538 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
41% Average
Lighting 137
Reflection 116
Parallax 126
41% 126 fps
MRender 82.3
Gravity 118
Splatting 82.8
41% 94.5 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 3,625
Write 3,376
Mixed 2,863
733% 3,288 MB/s
4K Read 377
4K Write 278
4K Mixed 79.5
821% 245 MB/s
DQ Read 877
DQ Write 731
DQ Mixed 776
589% 795 MB/s
Poor: 81% Great: 125%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2011)-$75
765GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 160 162 161 162 162 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 167
Write 175
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 161
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
241% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 26% Great: 64%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2011)-$75
410GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 78 81 81 80 81 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 101
Write 98.8
Mixed 52
SusWrite 79.9
61% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
31.8% Below average
MC Read 9.8
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 8.9
28% 9.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 11.4
SC Mixed 10.4
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) Builds (Compare 10,117 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $858
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HDDRAMUSB
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