MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 87%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.5% 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 Drive123% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150509
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 22:48
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
87% Excellent
Memory 95.3
1-Core 115
2-Core 221
85% 144 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 451
62% 454 Pts
64-Core 454
30% 454 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Nvidia(10DE 1B82) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Lighting 391
Reflection 361
Parallax 386
103% 379 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 376
Splatting 245
99% 275 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 300 302 302 301 302 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 490
Mixed 412
SusWrite 314
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 62.7
216% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 359
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 123%
Great: 123%
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
412GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 368 313 313 314 314 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 476
Mixed 369
SusWrite 341
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 62.5
214% 77.2 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 347
265% 359 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
751GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 182 182 182 183 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 143
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 182
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 102%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
64% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 20.2
62% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 20.1
56% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 64%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G43 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 5,232 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,024
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