MSI H97M-E35 (MS-7846)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics35.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive48.9% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7846
MotherboardMSI H97M-E35 (MS-7846)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141224
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJan 15 '18 at 20:56
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 i5-4460-$181
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
57.3% Above average
SC Int 79.9
SC Float 81.9
SC Mixed 82.2
65% 81.3 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 298
QC Mixed 296
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 271
MC Float 276
MC Mixed 266
41% 271 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Gigabyte(1458 368F) 2GB
CLim: 1481 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
35.8% Below average
Lighting 117
Reflection 96
Parallax 108
35% 107 fps
MRender 67.7
Gravity 108
Splatting 74
36% 83.3 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$83
124GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
48.9% Average
Read 316
Write 228
Mixed 226
57% 257 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 43
4K Mixed 11.5
69% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 23.9
DQ Write 70.9
DQ Mixed 13.2
20% 36 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
830GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 169
Mixed 130
119% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.22
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.33
133% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 16GB-$8
7GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
33% Below average
Read 127
Write 42.2
Mixed 50.8
78% 73.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.84
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.95
97% 2.39 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 33%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL10-10-10 D3-1600 0420 F3-1600C11-8GNT 16GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
45.5% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 14.6
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 15.1
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 83
48% 83 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97M-E35 (MS-7846) Builds (Compare 395 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI H97M-E35 (MS-7846) - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $696
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