MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics82.8% 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 Drive77.4% 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)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 01:24
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 96.6
1-Core 108
2-Core 203
82% 136 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 423
58% 426 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Lighting 336
Reflection 303
Parallax 345
88% 328 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 306
Splatting 237
83% 249 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$209
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 157 131 160 158 156 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 338
Write 140
Mixed 222
SusWrite 155
48% 214 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 33.2
146% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 139
130% 203 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 83%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
188GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 257 256 256 256 256 256 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 376
Write 258
Mixed 185
SusWrite 256
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 26.9
126% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 82.7
123% 234 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
312GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 114 115 115 115 114 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 182
Write 154
Mixed 36.8
SusWrite 114
88% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
124% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 99 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
79.9% Very good
Read 179
Write 139
Mixed 97
SusWrite 98.9
95% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 79.9%
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 (69th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 24.8
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 25.4
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 52
77% 52 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.7%
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 244 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: $895
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