MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics60.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 2 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory16.6 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150528
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 23 '19 at 05:44
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4590-$192
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
61.8% Good
1-Core 103
2-Core 207
73% 155 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 370
53% 381 Pts
64-Core 386
26% 386 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
60.7% Good
Lighting 236
Reflection 215
Parallax 254
62% 235 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 221
Splatting 178
59% 185 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 120GB
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 387
Write 365
Mixed 328
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 32.4
152% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 190
181% 282 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 98%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$83
140GB free
Firmware: M0C
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 6,594
Write 5,698
Mixed 6,271
1,381% 6,188 MB/s
4K Read 651
4K Write 578
4K Mixed 599
2,060% 609 MB/s
DQ Read 1,744
DQ Write 1,533
DQ Mixed 1,600
1,210% 1,626 MB/s
Poor: 62% Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
338GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 125 125 126 125 124 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 188
Write 153
Mixed 105
SusWrite 124
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
240% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 110%
Seagate Expansion 4TB
920GB free, PID 231a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 102 101 108 110 102 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
47.4% Average
Read 79
Write 100
Mixed 55.3
SusWrite 105
118% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.6
167% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16G-D3-1600-MR 1315 BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 0821 16G-D3-1600-MR 1315 BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 24GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 19.9
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 19.5
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 61%
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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 11,178 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $745
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