MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 22 '19 at 07:37
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 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 Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
80.4% Excellent
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 391
8-Core 652
66% 521 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$341
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
87% Excellent
Lighting 347
Reflection 292
Parallax 351
90% 330 fps
MRender 288
Gravity 302
Splatting 194
83% 262 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 87%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$79
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 519
Write 482
Mixed 437
107% 479 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 62.7
217% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 360
272% 365 MB/s
Poor: 78% Great: 131%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
0GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 166
Write 92.6
Mixed 124
28% 128 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 9.5
77% 36 MB/s
DQ Read 91.1
DQ Write 90.3
DQ Mixed 93.2
69% 91.5 MB/s
Poor: 35% Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
43GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 119 143 161 153 138 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 161
Mixed 111
SusWrite 136
110% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
67.2% Good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 19.1
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 16.6
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 55.6
72% 55.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G55 (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 768 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $765
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