MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 88%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics88.9% 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 Drive135% 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 Days
Run DateApr 08 '19 at 00:05
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 (80th percentile)
88% Excellent
Memory 90.6
1-Core 138
2-Core 235
90% 155 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 737
76% 598 Pts
64-Core 677
45% 677 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
88.9% Excellent
Lighting 114
Reflection 111
Parallax 105
92% 110 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 100
Splatting 81.3
85% 106 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$75
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 442 475 484 483 399 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 494
Mixed 456
SusWrite 452
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 64.7
228% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 135%
Great: 130%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
13GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 128 127 112 106 80 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 401
Write 153
Mixed 214
SusWrite 115
49% 221 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 41.8
172% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 164
127% 174 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
83GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 161 161 162 161 160 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 134
Mixed 92.8
SusWrite 161
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
246% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 92.7%
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 above expectations (64th percentile)
52.5% Above average
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.3
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 13.4
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 63%

 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 392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $811
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $29Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
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