MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics84.1% 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 Drive77.4% 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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 31 '19 at 03:51
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590S-$129
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Memory 96.5
1-Core 109
2-Core 216
83% 140 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 424
58% 425 Pts
64-Core 423
28% 423 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Lighting 336
Reflection 308
Parallax 352
88% 332 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 310
Splatting 240
84% 253 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$209
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 158 125 161 157 133 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 319
Write 200
Mixed 220
SusWrite 149
50% 222 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 32.4
151% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 132
125% 197 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 83%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
73GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 255 255 257 257 256 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 373
Write 261
Mixed 184
SusWrite 256
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 27.8
129% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 80.8
122% 232 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
363GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 132 129 129 130 124 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 149
Write 117
Mixed 30
SusWrite 127
77% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 154 153 156 155 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 147
Mixed 103
SusWrite 154
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
240% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 108%
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 (69th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 24.9
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 25.5
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 87%

 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 249 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $970
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