MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics85.2% 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 Drive78.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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-7866
MotherboardMSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 19:13
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4590S-$200
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
68.2% Good
1-Core 108
2-Core 214
76% 161 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 406
58% 422 Pts
64-Core 425
28% 425 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Lighting 337
Reflection 309
Parallax 364
88% 336 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 310
Splatting 240
81% 252 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 156 139 163 155 158 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 334
Write 140
Mixed 211
SusWrite 153
46% 209 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 37.1
149% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 132
123% 194 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 84%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 256 256 230 193 129 135 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 378
Write 256
Mixed 180
SusWrite 200
56% 254 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 27.5
124% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 83.2
124% 235 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 88%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$30
312GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 93 96 100 98 95 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 157
Write 165
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 94.8
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.5
122% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 99 98 98 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 154
Write 147
Mixed 109
SusWrite 98.6
94% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 2400 2OZ Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8GX 16GB
2400, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 24.5
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 25.6
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 52
77% 52 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) Builds (Compare 793 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $1,016
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