MSI Z87I GAMING AC (MS-7887)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
-
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 67.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics56.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive82.1% 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.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7887
MotherboardMSI Z87I GAMING AC (MS-7887)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150511
Uptime24 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 18:58
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$177
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
67.4% Good
SC Int 110
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 107
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 355
QC Float 361
QC Mixed 324
79% 347 Pts
MC Int 326
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 370
54% 360 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
EVGA(3842 2972) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Lighting 184
Reflection 166
Parallax 182
57% 177 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 136
Splatting 121
57% 135 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$162
254GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 306 301 254 226 225 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 398
Write 327
Mixed 361
SusWrite 267
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 37.4
120% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 322
226% 289 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 99%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
334GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 400 383 433 385 448 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 431
Write 411
Mixed 438
SusWrite 401
95% 420 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 55.9
189% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 363
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 117%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
66% Good
MC Read 23.9
MC Write 25.3
MC Mixed 20.9
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 20.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 66%
Great: 87%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87I GAMING AC (MS-7887) Builds (Compare 288 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87I GAMING AC (MS-7887)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $750
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $379Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $163Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $106
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $115Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $93
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $95SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $78G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $666SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback