MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 83.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics164% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91% 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7866
MotherboardMSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 05:17
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
83.7% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 113
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 418
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 425
95% 421 Pts
MC Int 541
MC Float 576
MC Mixed 565
84% 560 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$675
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 488
Reflection 528
Parallax 602
164% 540 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 541
Splatting 290
164% 369 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 164%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-488 240GB
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 288
Mixed 367
85% 386 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 92.6
4K Mixed 34
135% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 66.4
107% 204 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91%
Great: 95%
WD WD6003FZBX-00K5WB0 6TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 216
Write 208
Mixed 196
156% 207 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 7.91
4K Mixed 0.8
263% 3.13 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 122%
Great: 141%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
78GB free
Firmware: 12.01C01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
20.6% Poor
Read 44.4
Write 27.4
Mixed 33.2
26% 35 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 0.81
4K Mixed 0.32
69% 0.52 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 20.6%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 2000G 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 2000 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
50.6% Above average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 50.6%
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 Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) Builds (Compare 527 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $924
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