MSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive176% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
SystemMSI MS-7918
MotherboardMSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit 色彩
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 02 '19 at 06:06
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User TWN-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Memory 87.9
1-Core 90.9
2-Core 199
74% 126 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 496
54% 416 Pts
64-Core 550
37% 550 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
MSI(1462 7918) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
3.11% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 6.62
Parallax 7.12
3% 5.91 fps
MRender 10
Gravity 2.47
Splatting 7.65
3% 6.71 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.11%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$70
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN139B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 582 623 624 656 656 624 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 724
Write 639
Mixed 633
SusWrite 628
148% 656 MB/s
4K Read 58.7
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 78.1
255% 87.3 MB/s
DQ Read 769
DQ Write 515
DQ Mixed 606
462% 630 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 176%
Great: 264%
Adata S102 Pro USB 3.0 16GB-$22
4GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 28 28 28 28 28 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
27.8% Poor
Read 140
Write 26.8
Mixed 7.7
SusWrite 25.1
47% 50 MB/s
4K Read 7.2
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0
30% 2.43 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 28%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
55.2% Above average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 20.6
MC Mixed 18
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 16
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 69.6
58% 69.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 72%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918) Builds (Compare 2,700 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 31%
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Motherboard: MSI H97 GAMING 3 (MS-7918) - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $758
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