MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics11.1% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive82% 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.
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)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 12:30
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
74.7% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 98.5
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 393
QC Mixed 381
88% 390 Pts
MC Int 478
MC Float 536
MC Mixed 529
77% 514 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$759
Gigabyte(1458 3751) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2862 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.76
Relative performance (0th percentile)
11.1% Very poor
Lighting 29.9
Reflection 29.9
Parallax 29.9
9% 29.9 fps
MRender 29.8
Gravity 29.9
Splatting 29.8
12% 29.8 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 11.1%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$140
10GB free
Firmware: EXT0AB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 504
Write 281
Mixed 307
80% 364 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 22.5
124% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 51.8
74% 142 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 82%
Great: 94%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$85
546GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 103
Write 96.5
Mixed 105
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.2
75% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 87%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$75
386GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 79.7
Write 69.8
Mixed 73.3
56% 74.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.39
83% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
50.2% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 14.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 18.6
SC Mixed 15.3
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.2%
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 1,944 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,069
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $325Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $88
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $120
Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $149
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $144SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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