MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 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 36.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics68.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 12:22
Run Duration243 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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 i7-4770K-$470
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
36.7% Below average
SC Int 47.7
SC Float 57.8
SC Mixed 63.7
45% 56.4 Pts
QC Int 133
QC Float 166
QC Mixed 163
35% 154 Pts
MC Int 206
MC Float 233
MC Mixed 234
34% 224 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$275
MaxC: 1519 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
68.1% Good
Lighting 218
Reflection 185
Parallax 205
64% 203 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 197
Splatting 130
79% 162 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$85
27GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
66% Good
Read 488
Write 334
Mixed 412
91% 411 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 4.41
85% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 27.5
DQ Write 98
DQ Mixed 4.37
20% 43.3 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 66%
Great: 83%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$30
101GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Read 40.9
Write 65.3
Mixed 70.4
45% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 0.92
4K Mixed 0.18
53% 0.49 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 55%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$30
88GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 70.2
Write 69.9
Mixed 65.2
52% 68.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.33
82% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
31.1% Below average
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 11
MC Mixed 9.2
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 10
SC Mixed 9.3
26% 9.2 GB/s
Latency 82.6
48% 82.6 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 31.1%
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 Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 1,584 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,033
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HDDRAMUSB
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