MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics66.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 14:58
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770-$250
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
74.4% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 349
QC Float 349
QC Mixed 358
80% 352 Pts
MC Int 530
MC Float 566
MC Mixed 556
82% 550 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
Zotac(19DA 2370) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1557 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
66.5% Good
Lighting 199
Reflection 191
Parallax 207
62% 199 fps
MRender 159
Gravity 192
Splatting 132
70% 161 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370S 512GB-$198
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 9A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 431 439 443 321 232 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 438
Mixed 343
SusWrite 379
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 95.6
4K Mixed 49.1
167% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 201
172% 251 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 136 137 141 141 140 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 134
Write 131
Mixed 112
SusWrite 139
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
183% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 87%
SanDisk Extreme Pro USB 3.0 128GB-$60
115GB free, PID 5588
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 199 201 215 208 212 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 223
Write 218
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 206
234% 178 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 11.9
4K Mixed 8.8
748% 10.8 MB/s
DQ Read 12.8
DQ Write 12.7
DQ Mixed 10.4
833% 12 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 117%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
78.6% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 24.9
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 25.9
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 47.6
84% 47.6 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 126%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 10,586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,017
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AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $144Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $280Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $646SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $75SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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