MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 70.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics84.6% 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 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 16:02
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$280
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
70.9% Very good
1-Core 107
2-Core 208
74% 157 Pts
4-Core 400
8-Core 411
55% 405 Pts
64-Core 410
28% 410 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Lighting 334
Reflection 302
Parallax 353
87% 330 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 310
Splatting 240
81% 252 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB-$65
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 383 383 373 371 386 394 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 392
Mixed 256
SusWrite 382
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 49.5
180% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 280
230% 329 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 118%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$60
72GB free
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 439 461 449 451 462 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 457
Mixed 436
SusWrite 450
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 58.9
192% 68.9 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 295
241% 342 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 124%
Great: 126%
WD Elements 1TB
88GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 37 37 37 37 37 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
18.5% Very poor
Read 37.5
Write 35.8
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 36.6
47% 34.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
80% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 18.5%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
56.8% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 17.2
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 17.1
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 63%
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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 12,307 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $991
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