MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics84.1% 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 Drive76% 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 19:24
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590S-$173
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 96.5
1-Core 108
2-Core 215
83% 140 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 431
59% 431 Pts
64-Core 421
28% 421 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Lighting 342
Reflection 310
Parallax 364
90% 338 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 310
Splatting 240
84% 253 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$55
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 133 145 165 174 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 300
Write 180
Mixed 223
SusWrite 158
48% 216 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 38.3
146% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 145
126% 192 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 76%
Great: 82%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 255 237 200 205 195 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 366
Write 202
Mixed 173
SusWrite 223
54% 241 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 25.6
121% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 81.7
117% 222 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 90%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
312GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 85 93 100 97 94 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 180
Write 155
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 92.1
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 144 142 145 145 146 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 127
Mixed 95.3
SusWrite 145
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
227% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 107%
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 (71st percentile)
81% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 24.8
82% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 25.1
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81%
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 1,044 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $975
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