MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 74.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive73.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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-7866
MotherboardMSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime7.9 Days
Run DateMay 30 '19 at 01:37
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4590S-$182
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
74.2% Very good
1-Core 109
2-Core 207
75% 158 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 428
59% 430 Pts
64-Core 430
29% 430 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 143 135 147 157 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 312
Write 179
Mixed 223
SusWrite 141
48% 214 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 35.7
142% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 133
120% 186 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 82%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
73GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 253 252 253 253 252 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 456
Write 255
Mixed 209
SusWrite 253
65% 293 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 97.1
4K Mixed 28.4
134% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 76.9
120% 232 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
363GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 85 100 98 95 96 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Read 151
Write 129
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 95.4
74% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 97 99 99 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 164
Write 151
Mixed 94
SusWrite 98.6
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 2400 2OZ Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8GX 16GB
2400, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 24.7
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 25.9
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) Builds (Compare 816 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,016
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