MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics40.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive67% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150509
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 06:26
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 i5-4670K-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
70.6% Very good
SC Int 113
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 112
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 344
QC Mixed 336
78% 344 Pts
MC Int 380
MC Float 377
MC Mixed 398
58% 385 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Gigabyte(1458 360B) 2GB
CLim: 1351 MHz, MLim: 1627 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
40.9% Average
Lighting 106
Reflection 84.9
Parallax 133
36% 108 fps
MRender 96.4
Gravity 127
Splatting 84.9
45% 103 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB-$50
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 75 76 73 71 73 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
67% Good
Read 405
Write 78.6
Mixed 123
SusWrite 73
37% 170 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 37.5
137% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 72.4
DQ Mixed 77.8
62% 87.5 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 67%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
705GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 182 180 179 186 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 195
Mixed 82.6
SusWrite 180
117% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Samsung HM500JI 500GB-$45
415GB free
Firmware: 2AC101C4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 82 81 81 82 82 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
46.2% Average
Read 80.5
Write 50.2
Mixed 50.4
SusWrite 80.2
48% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Vulcan-1600 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
61.1% Good
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 18.8
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 63%
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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-G43 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 3,402 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $971
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