MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 54.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72.9% 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)
Memory6.3 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 13:19
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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-$430
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
54.6% Above average
SC Int 94.8
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 100
79% 99 Pts
QC Int 232
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 240
54% 240 Pts
MC Int 266
MC Float 284
MC Mixed 276
41% 275 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
68% Good
Lighting 217
Reflection 184
Parallax 204
66% 202 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 196
Splatting 130
70% 161 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 68%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$84
27GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Read 455
Write 361
Mixed 408
91% 408 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 4.44
108% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 28.6
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 11.9
27% 52.9 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 72.9%
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 below expectations (31st percentile)
38.7% Below average
Read 69.6
Write 65.4
Mixed 70.7
52% 68.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.15
50% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 38.7%
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 (31st percentile)
39.2% Below average
Read 65.8
Write 70.7
Mixed 59
49% 65.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.31
80% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1601 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
33.5% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 11.2
MC Mixed 9.6
31% 10.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 10.7
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 62%
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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 1,802 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,079
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HDDRAMUSB
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