MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics90.8% 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)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 03 '19 at 19:45
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.7 GHz, turbo 5.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Memory 94.3
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 725
79% 611 Pts
64-Core 739
50% 739 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Lighting 118
Reflection 114
Parallax 120
95% 117 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 101
Splatting 82.3
86% 107 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$75
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 519
Write 489
Mixed 422
106% 477 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 63.5
180% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 320
251% 347 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 130%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
42GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 78 76 74 74 73 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 350
Write 129
Mixed 188
SusWrite 79.1
41% 187 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 35.3
166% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 200
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 147
118% 168 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
109GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 144 144 144 144 144 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 167
Write 158
Mixed 98
SusWrite 144
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
246% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 89.3%
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 above expectations (77th percentile)
59.1% Above average
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 17.2
58% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 14.9
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 63%

 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 392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $811
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HDDRAMUSB
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