MSI H81M-P33 (MS-7817)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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. 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 54.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.85% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive57.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7817
MotherboardMSI H81M-P33 (MS-7817)  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150330
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateJan 01 '21 at 01:53
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3-$250
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Memory 70.5
1-Core 87
2-Core 128
59% 95.2 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 314
34% 263 Pts
64-Core 339
23% 339 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
2.85% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 3.5
Parallax 3.7
3% 3.5 fps
MRender 3.1
Gravity 3.9
Splatting 4.9
3% 3.97 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.85%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 60 63 59 61 52 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
57.5% Above average
Read 393
Write 119
Mixed 129
SusWrite 62.8
38% 176 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 18.4
95% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 85.6
DQ Mixed 54.6
84% 169 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU7AFR8C-PB Samsung M391B1G73QH0-CK0 16GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
56.8% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 18
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 19
48% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 100
40% 100 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-P33 (MS-7817) Builds (Compare 7,118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI H81M-P33 (MS-7817) - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $361
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