MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 82.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.4% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). 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)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 20:36
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 117
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 401
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 592
MC Float 632
MC Mixed 612
92% 612 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
Gigabyte(1458 3628) 3GB
CLim: 1346 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
77.3% Very good
Lighting 222
Reflection 179
Parallax 289
76% 230 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 241
Splatting 118
78% 176 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
16GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 347
Mixed 356
89% 403 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 25.8
141% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 74.7
105% 195 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 115%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
2GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 352
Mixed 336
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 22.9
135% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 60.4
94% 182 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$11
26GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
15.6% Very poor
Read 42.9
Write 24.5
Mixed 15.3
31% 27.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.97
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.62
73% 2.48 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
57.8% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 16.4
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 18.7
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 7,961 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $978
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