MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 81.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics116% 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 Drive102% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 11 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130922
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 20:22
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i5-4670K-$250
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 117
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 465
QC Float 426
QC Mixed 410
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 472
MC Float 472
MC Mixed 453
70% 466 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2205 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 365
Reflection 325
Parallax 388
113% 359 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 325
Splatting 242
117% 264 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 116%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$96
7GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 417
Mixed 343
94% 426 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 93.4
4K Mixed 29.7
154% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 52.5
87% 168 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 102%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
56GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 126
Write 120
Mixed 104
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.25
70% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 108%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$60
63GB free
Firmware: CR100-12 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
34.8% Below average
Read 53.8
Write 67.1
Mixed 58.5
45% 59.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.33
80% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CML8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CML4GX3M1A1600C9 0215 CML8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CML4GX3M1A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
65.2% Good
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20.9
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 19.9
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $985
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