MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 54%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics118% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 13 '19 at 20:57
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4770K-$293
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
54% Above average
1-Core 121
2-Core 158
71% 140 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 438
47% 367 Pts
64-Core 536
36% 536 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 54%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon-VII-$841
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 19.4.3
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 416
Reflection 274
Parallax 722
121% 471 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 464
Splatting 350
115% 348 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 118%
Great: 119%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 457 452 437 423 413 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 449
Mixed 380
SusWrite 435
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 89.7
4K Mixed 47.9
161% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 113%
Great: 128%
WD Gold 6TB (2016) -$225
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01M03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 196 198 194 195 197 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 187
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 196
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 6.3
4K Mixed 0.8
247% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 108%
Great: 123%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$51
640GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 64 64 64 63 65 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 81.8
Write 52.7
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 63.4
48% 64.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.4
92% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 25.5
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 23.8
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 49.4
81% 49.4 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 11,938 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,031
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