MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 73.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.8% 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 Drive77.2% 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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 22:15
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$182
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.2% Very good
1-Core 108
2-Core 217
76% 162 Pts
4-Core 418
8-Core 432
58% 425 Pts
64-Core 424
28% 424 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Lighting 304
Reflection 307
Parallax 361
81% 324 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 310
Splatting 227
80% 249 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 151 174 188 167 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 308
Write 205
Mixed 225
SusWrite 167
51% 226 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 35.8
146% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 127
123% 195 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 82%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 227 234 230 230 202 205 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 373
Write 173
Mixed 181
SusWrite 221
53% 237 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 26.5
116% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 77.7
106% 199 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
312GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 84 81 94 96 94 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 172
Write 152
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 88.9
81% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 99 96 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 168
Write 140
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 98.3
91% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 76.4%
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 (71st percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 25
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 25.9
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.3%
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 814 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,016
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