MSI Z87 MPOWER MAX (MS-7815)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics49.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive110% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7815
MotherboardMSI Z87 MPOWER MAX (MS-7815)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 08:58
Run Duration585 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$471
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 425
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 583
MC Float 616
MC Mixed 613
90% 604 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
MSI(1462 2774) 3GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
49.1% Average
Lighting 152
Reflection 87.4
Parallax 215
54% 151 fps
MRender 66.7
Gravity 148
Splatting 96.3
45% 104 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$75
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 406
Mixed 427
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 47.2
167% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 117
135% 232 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 110%
Great: 128%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
34GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
80% Excellent
Read 372
Write 304
Mixed 311
73% 329 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 68.5
4K Mixed 32.9
120% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 113
111% 180 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80%
Great: 126%
Mushkin MKNSSDAT120GB-DX 120GB
4GB free
Firmware: 507ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 505
Write 135
Mixed 162
58% 267 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 12.2
101% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 35.8
57% 108 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 72%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$44
239GB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 97.9
Write 123
Mixed 97.3
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.28
89% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 75%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$75
182GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 127
Write 121
Mixed 109
89% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.2
64% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 112%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$79
152GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 171
Write 112
Mixed 109
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.22
86% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 109%
General USB Flash Disk 16GB
12GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
3.77% Terrible
Read 16.8
Write 2.58
Mixed 3.92
7% 7.78 MB/s
4K Read 3.2
4K Write 0.002
4K Mixed 0.003
12% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.77%
Great: 26%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 1315 BLS4G3D1609ES2LX0. 1315 BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 1315 BLS4G3D1609ES2LX0. 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 19.3
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 21
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 54.8
73% 54.8 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87 MPOWER MAX (MS-7815) Builds (Compare 394 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87 MPOWER MAX (MS-7815) - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,228
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