MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 85.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics58.1% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive78.2% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 16 '19 at 16:53
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$210
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Memory 94.3
1-Core 116
2-Core 231
86% 147 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 442
60% 441 Pts
64-Core 444
30% 444 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Asus(1043 8499) 3GB
CLim: 1438 MHz, MLim: 1559 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Lighting 182
Reflection 155
Parallax 239
48% 192 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 212
Splatting 131
59% 168 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 120GB-$150
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 131 133 133 132 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 441
Write 141
Mixed 208
SusWrite 130
51% 230 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 36.5
144% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 137
DQ Mixed 156
127% 183 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 190 189 190 191 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 182
Mixed 109
SusWrite 190
127% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
248% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 115%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$37
884GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 198 196 197 199 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 120
Mixed 86
SusWrite 197
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 113%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 17.5
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 17.7
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 2,948 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $942
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