MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics145% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.3% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 23:36
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i7-4790K-$339
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 133
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 511
QC Float 480
QC Mixed 474
111% 488 Pts
MC Int 679
MC Float 723
MC Mixed 710
105% 704 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 470
Reflection 414
Parallax 484
143% 456 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 446
Splatting 269
137% 326 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 145%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$136
48GB free
Firmware: EXM03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 528
Write 476
Mixed 494
112% 500 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 26
148% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 37.9
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 25.8
36% 62.1 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 123%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
754GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 191
Mixed 135
124% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.42
4K Mixed 0.75
217% 2.32 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$70
632GB free
Firmware: CC24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 150
Write 146
Mixed 147
111% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.21
61% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.4% Very good
MC Read 25.3
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 21.1
68% 24 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 23.7
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 69%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 4,264 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $985
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $44HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $133SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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