MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
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 79.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics111% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very 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 (12%). 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)
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 00:23
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%

 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 above expectations (67th percentile)
79.5% Very good
1-Core 133
2-Core 258
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 725
74% 584 Pts
64-Core 737
49% 737 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-6GB-$340
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 342
Reflection 293
Parallax 370
109% 335 fps
MRender 288
Gravity 301
Splatting 187
112% 259 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 111%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$88
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 445 478 485 479 439 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 495
Mixed 450
SusWrite 460
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 63.3
226% 83.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 361
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 135%
Great: 133%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$50
13GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 134 129 127 124 96 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 427
Write 159
Mixed 196
SusWrite 122
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 42.2
178% 69.1 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 158
125% 173 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
83GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 159 160 161 161 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 126
Mixed 103
SusWrite 160
103% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
252% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 94.3%
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 (98th percentile)
65% Good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 18.7
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 15.5
50% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 56.5
71% 56.5 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 (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical Z87-G55 (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $689
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HDDRAMUSB
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