MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 86%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
14 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150509
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateDec 01 '17 at 21:29
Run Duration240 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$270
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
86% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 114
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 455
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 455
104% 459 Pts
MC Int 431
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 441
66% 444 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$205
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
69.5% Good
Lighting 212
Reflection 184
Parallax 200
64% 199 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 202
Splatting 163
74% 172 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
130GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 417
Mixed 421
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 97.5
4K Mixed 46.7
179% 63 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 124
135% 229 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 116%
WD WD20EURX 2TB-$68
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 123
Write 126
Mixed 113
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.33
4K Mixed 0.26
100% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 81%
Samsung Spinpoint F2 1TB-$55
869GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
46% Average
Read 74.3
Write 86.1
Mixed 91
64% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.39
90% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$42
126GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 94.3
Write 84.4
Mixed 84
66% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.27
89% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 62%
WD My Passport 25E2 3TB
3TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
42.4% Average
Read 108
Write 105
Mixed 58.2
111% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.52
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.11
48% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 42%
Corsair Flash Voyager GT USB 3.0 32GB-$31
3GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
39% Below average
Read 170
Write 35.7
Mixed 57.7
88% 88 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 0.74
4K Mixed 0.12
95% 6.19 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 39%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608ET3LX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
63.8% Good
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 20.4
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 20.1
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G43 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 1,353 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $877
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