MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 90.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics91% 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 Drive128% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 21 '19 at 05:13
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 (90th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 140
2-Core 275
97% 170 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 716
75% 589 Pts
64-Core 705
47% 705 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
91% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 114
Parallax 118
95% 116 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 102
Splatting 86.2
87% 108 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$75
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 482 477 475 476 454 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 461
Mixed 440
SusWrite 475
106% 473 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 51.7
204% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 340
262% 358 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 128%
Great: 130%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$34
13GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 69 81 78 64 79 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 466
Write 153
Mixed 175
SusWrite 75.5
48% 217 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 24.4
130% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 150
112% 151 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
93GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 85 84 110 160 147 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 173
Write 148
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 112
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
250% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 108%
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)
67.6% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 19.9
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 16
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 63%

 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 380 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $950
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