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 (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.
Graphics83.9% 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 Drive74.6% 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)
Memory13.4 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 05:02
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%

 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-$168
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Memory 96.4
1-Core 109
2-Core 216
83% 140 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 428
58% 428 Pts
64-Core 428
29% 428 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$408
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Lighting 339
Reflection 305
Parallax 323
89% 322 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 310
Splatting 239
84% 252 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 155 157 154 153 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 296
Write 190
Mixed 222
SusWrite 157
48% 216 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 34
143% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 135
124% 192 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 82%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
188GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 258 257 256 256 256 255 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 365
Write 256
Mixed 179
SusWrite 256
59% 264 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 26.9
123% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 78.6
121% 232 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 90%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
369GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 102 101 101 101 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
71.9% Very good
Read 150
Write 131
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 100
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 144 145 145 145 146 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 160
Write 124
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 145
96% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 108%
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)
80.9% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 24.9
82% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 24.9
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.9%
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 1,029 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,113
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