MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 96.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76% 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 Drive80.7% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1824 x 1026 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 19:04
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 129
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 501
QC Mixed 508
115% 505 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 503
MC Mixed 512
76% 508 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2102 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
76% Very good
Lighting 244
Reflection 212
Parallax 227
74% 228 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 219
Splatting 167
78% 181 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 mSATA 250GB-$103
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 511
Write 391
Mixed 412
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 26.9
112% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 25.1
DQ Write 85.9
DQ Mixed 15.9
24% 42.3 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$32
462GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 127
Write 120
Mixed 110
89% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.48
111% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 71%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
277GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 142
Write 99.5
Mixed 97.8
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.39
104% 1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-037.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1548 MHz
Performing below potential (92nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
33.6% Below average
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 11.2
MC Mixed 9.2
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 11.8
SC Mixed 10.4
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 35%
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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 2,867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,175
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HDDRAMUSB
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