MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 85.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.7% 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 Drive75.4% 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)
Memory12.9 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 22:24
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$129
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Memory 96.6
1-Core 109
2-Core 218
83% 141 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 427
58% 427 Pts
64-Core 424
28% 424 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$367
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Lighting 338
Reflection 308
Parallax 366
89% 337 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 310
Splatting 241
84% 251 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$209
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 159 146 164 150 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 317
Write 187
Mixed 223
SusWrite 153
49% 220 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 34.6
145% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 124
117% 185 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 83%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 171 243 235 222 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 362
Write 240
Mixed 184
SusWrite 210
56% 249 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 89.8
4K Mixed 28.2
122% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 80.8
114% 214 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
312GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 151 152 153 154 147 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 142
Mixed 38
SusWrite 149
91% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
124% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 98 99 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 148
Write 148
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 98.9
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
230% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 109%
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 (72nd percentile)
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 24.6
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 20.1
SC Mixed 25.1
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 87%

 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 240 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $900
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