MSI Z87 MPOWER (MS-7818)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
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 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 84.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive79.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7818
MotherboardMSI Z87 MPOWER (MS-7818)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150511
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 18:11
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 19%

 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-$352
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
SC Int 136
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 383
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 584
MC Float 713
MC Mixed 670
98% 656 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-$529
AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.1.1
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 355
Reflection 240
Parallax 30.6
74% 209 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 404
Splatting 298
128% 296 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 105%
Great: 137%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$70
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 526ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 198 232 217 210 207 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
79.2% Very good
Read 338
Write 222
Mixed 268
SusWrite 211
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 40.4
152% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 147
108% 140 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 94%
Seagate ST9250315AS 250GB-$30
99GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 68 67 68 68 66 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
35.7% Below average
Read 57.2
Write 50.5
Mixed 33.8
SusWrite 67
38% 52.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 35.7%
Great: 44%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$120
530GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 114 113 116 109 95 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
66.1% Good
Read 120
Write 35.3
Mixed 70.5
SusWrite 111
62% 84 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
219% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
86.1% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 27
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 27.1
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 46.5
86% 46.5 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87 MPOWER (MS-7818) Builds (Compare 1,024 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87 MPOWER (MS-7818) - $252

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,078
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