MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics47.8% 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 Drive72.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime8.6 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 02:27
Run Duration231 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
77% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 104
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 379
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 387
86% 378 Pts
MC Int 530
MC Float 567
MC Mixed 551
82% 550 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
MSI(1462 2825) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
47.8% Average
Lighting 132
Reflection 104
Parallax 171
45% 135 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 142
Splatting 85.2
50% 114 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$80
76GB free
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Read 490
Write 273
Mixed 352
82% 372 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 28.7
124% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 53.3
100% 200 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 91%
Crucial M500 mSATA 120GB-$398
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 489
Write 138
Mixed 201
60% 276 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 26.8
119% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 40.5
70% 141 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 129
Write 137
Mixed 129
99% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.55
4K Mixed 0.27
106% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 85%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
285GB free
Firmware: JA0OA700 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
36.5% Below average
Read 57.2
Write 70
Mixed 85.3
54% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 1.01
4K Mixed 0.16
48% 0.49 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 56%
Samsung M3 Portable 1TB
277GB free
Firmware: 1306
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
44.2% Average
Read 76.7
Write 77.4
Mixed 70.7
56% 74.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.3
74% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 60%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
276GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 138
Write 97.8
Mixed 117
89% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.23
95% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2400 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
50.3% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.5
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 16.2
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 88%
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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 2,690 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,239
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