MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics85.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory14 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 00:19
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
88% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 274
97% 207 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 742
79% 618 Pts
64-Core 730
49% 730 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$349
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Lighting 341
Reflection 291
Parallax 340
88% 324 fps
MRender 287
Gravity 298
Splatting 195
82% 260 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$90
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 441 476 488 485 425 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 492
Mixed 448
SusWrite 457
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 64.4
228% 83.7 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 356
270% 363 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 135%
Great: 132%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
13GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 133 129 113 78 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 423
Write 159
Mixed 201
SusWrite 114
49% 224 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 42.4
177% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 161
125% 172 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
83GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 142 142 142 142 142 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 147
Write 148
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 141
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
242% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 106%
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 (99th percentile)
65% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 24.6
MC Mixed 19.2
65% 22.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 16.6
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 56.9
70% 56.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 65%
Great: 62%
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 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 750 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $710
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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $185Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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