MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics169% 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 Drive79.4% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 23:53
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$256
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
78.5% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 111
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 407
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 404
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 356
MC Float 407
MC Mixed 398
58% 387 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$765
Zotac(19DA 1471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2800 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 496
Reflection 503
Parallax 656
171% 552 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 566
Splatting 290
168% 378 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 169%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M5S 128GB-$124
25GB free
Firmware: 1.05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 485
Write 207
Mixed 284
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 68.9
4K Mixed 31.3
119% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 73
101% 188 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
562GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 143
Write 151
Mixed 130
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.15
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.29
119% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Vulcan-2133 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 21.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 18.4
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 57
70% 57 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 75%
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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 1,933 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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