MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics86.1% 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 Drive136% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 24 '19 at 14:25
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 142
2-Core 257
95% 165 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 743
80% 620 Pts
64-Core 748
50% 748 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$320
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
86.1% Excellent
Lighting 345
Reflection 294
Parallax 374
91% 338 fps
MRender 288
Gravity 295
Splatting 193
86% 259 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$75
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 477 478 487 487 489 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 496
Mixed 443
SusWrite 483
109% 485 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 62.5
224% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 359
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 136%
Great: 131%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$67
55GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 134 130 125 125 137 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 393
Write 154
Mixed 216
SusWrite 130
49% 223 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 42.1
175% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 158
DQ Mixed 163
127% 175 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 73%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
94GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 124 123 125 127 126 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 133
Write 114
Mixed 82.9
SusWrite 125
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
68.1% Good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 19.9
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 16
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z87-G55 (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 160 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $980
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