MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150811
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '16 at 10:13
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 118
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 439
QC Mixed 442
100% 440 Pts
MC Int 439
MC Float 465
MC Mixed 450
68% 451 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$225
Gigabyte(1458 3670) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6143
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
73% Very good
Lighting 236
Reflection 199
Parallax 219
69% 218 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 211
Splatting 140
83% 172 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP600 256GB
229GB free
Firmware: 2.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 482
Write 214
Mixed 120
59% 272 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 23.1
130% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 25.4
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 19.5
45% 86.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 90%
Mushkin Reactor 512GB-$169
104GB free
Firmware: N1007C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 451
Mixed 483
108% 485 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 35.7
155% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 24.1
88% 191 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
58.7% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 18
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 17.8
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 62%
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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 3,681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $757
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