MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.7% 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 Drive132% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 04 '19 at 22:21
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Memory 95.5
1-Core 137
2-Core 252
94% 161 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 733
75% 592 Pts
64-Core 721
48% 721 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$320
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
86.7% Excellent
Lighting 343
Reflection 289
Parallax 370
90% 334 fps
MRender 286
Gravity 298
Splatting 187
87% 257 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$82
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 449 481 483 488 373 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 476
Mixed 445
SusWrite 448
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 61.2
219% 79.8 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 362
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 132%
Great: 130%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$67
14GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 100 102 122 86 102 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
36.5% Below average
Read 132
Write 88.5
Mixed 109
SusWrite 96.6
24% 107 MB/s
4K Read 7.1
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 13.4
71% 34.2 MB/s
DQ Read 86.5
DQ Write 97.4
DQ Mixed 84.4
66% 89.4 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 73%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
102GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 140 140 141 142 141 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 164
Write 145
Mixed 82
SusWrite 141
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
248% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
66.7% Good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 19.5
67% 23.5 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 25.8
SC Mixed 15.5
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 55.6
72% 55.6 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G55 (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 163 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $780
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HDDRAMUSB
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