MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 58.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics96.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 15:40
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 i5-4590S-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
58.1% Above average
SC Int 73.7
SC Float 80.8
SC Mixed 83.7
64% 79.4 Pts
QC Int 301
QC Float 270
QC Mixed 297
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 281
MC Float 280
MC Mixed 284
42% 282 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$345
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Lighting 291
Reflection 279
Parallax 324
94% 298 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 276
Splatting 213
98% 229 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 293 305 306 300 306 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 477
Write 230
Mixed 249
SusWrite 301
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 34
139% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 196
178% 273 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 130%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
22GB free
Firmware: 0636
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 72 88 76 83 74 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
38.6% Below average
Read 53.7
Write 30.5
Mixed 39
SusWrite 80.7
38% 51 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
93% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 28
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 21
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 87%
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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-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 3,405 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,004
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