MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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.
Graphics84.4% 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 Drive74.6% 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
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 01:59
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 107
2-Core 216
76% 162 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 433
59% 432 Pts
64-Core 434
29% 434 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2050 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Lighting 336
Reflection 304
Parallax 319
86% 320 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 314
Splatting 242
82% 256 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 144 161 169 166 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 306
Write 197
Mixed 226
SusWrite 161
50% 222 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 97.7
4K Mixed 33.6
141% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 128
121% 190 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 82%
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
122GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 256 256 256 254 255 255 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 238
Mixed 241
SusWrite 255
66% 299 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 29.4
143% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 249
DQ Mixed 84.7
124% 235 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
448GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 143 142 143 142 143 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 117
Write 107
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 141
70% 97 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 126 125 125 125 125 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 155
Write 150
Mixed 100
SusWrite 125
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
242% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 80.6%
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 (71st percentile)
81.2% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 25.2
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 26.5
64% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.2%
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.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

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