MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive66.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150509
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateFeb 04 '19 at 00:36
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i3-4150-$144
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
51.3% Above average
SC Int 86.5
SC Float 97
SC Mixed 89.9
73% 91.1 Pts
QC Int 214
QC Float 225
QC Mixed 236
51% 225 Pts
MC Int 214
MC Float 243
MC Mixed 229
34% 229 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 59%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$351
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 43 39 38 41 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 346
Write 167
Mixed 215
SusWrite 51.4
43% 195 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 32.1
126% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 127
126% 207 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 118%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$70
729GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 124 125 125 123 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
73% Very good
Read 131
Write 34.2
Mixed 65.2
SusWrite 123
65% 88.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
180% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 73%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905402-668.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 13.5
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 13.1
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 52%
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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-G43 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 3,204 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $787
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