MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics88.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory13.7 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 07:42
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 way above expectations (98th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
1-Core 138
2-Core 274
97% 206 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 729
81% 622 Pts
64-Core 738
50% 738 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$340
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Lighting 352
Reflection 297
Parallax 378
92% 342 fps
MRender 288
Gravity 303
Splatting 197
84% 263 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$86
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 519
Write 491
Mixed 410
106% 473 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 35.9
139% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 340
262% 357 MB/s
Poor: 81% Great: 133%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
0GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 158
Write 152
Mixed 111
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 15.1
84% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 95.5
DQ Write 96.8
DQ Mixed 83.5
66% 91.9 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
43GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 119 143 160 158 137 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 155
Mixed 99.4
SusWrite 137
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 108%
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 (99th percentile)
64.7% Good
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 18.9
64% 22.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 17.1
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 64.7%
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 732 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $800
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