MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 95.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics118% 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 Drive40.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:47
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 i5-4670K-$230
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 5.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 129
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 354
QC Float 472
QC Mixed 498
100% 441 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 499
MC Mixed 500
75% 502 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$360
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 377
Reflection 356
Parallax 381
117% 371 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 371
Splatting 238
118% 271 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 118%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$24
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 162 2 8.7 36 39 MB/s
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
40.3% Average
Read 161
Write 94.5
Mixed 107
SusWrite 45
23% 102 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 55.9
4K Mixed 18.9
84% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 136
101% 132 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 79%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
870GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 198 196 198 197 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 196
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 196
122% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
152% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 113%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
57.5% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 20.6
MC Mixed 17.7
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 17.4
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 7,660 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $950
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