MSI Z97-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics5.57% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive125% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z97-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150820
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 01:31
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
92% 114 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 415
QC Mixed 414
94% 415 Pts
MC Int 427
MC Float 414
MC Mixed 412
63% 418 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
MSI(1462 7845) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
5.57% Terrible
Lighting 12.8
Reflection 19.2
Parallax 22.4
5% 18.1 fps
MRender 19.6
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 18.2
6% 15.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.57%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
270GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 392 325 318 315 311 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 443
Mixed 378
SusWrite 354
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 63.7
215% 76.5 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 125%
Great: 135%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$63
207GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 109 109 107 110 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
71% Very good
Read 138
Write 123
Mixed 89.9
SusWrite 109
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 71%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
59.1% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 16.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 19.2
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 662 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $224

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,003
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