MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics84.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7866
MotherboardMSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131025
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateAug 08 '19 at 04:21
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$280
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
1-Core 125
2-Core 248
88% 186 Pts
4-Core 481
8-Core 483
66% 482 Pts
64-Core 478
32% 478 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2037 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Lighting 337
Reflection 308
Parallax 323
86% 323 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 316
Splatting 244
83% 257 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7TE256HMHP-000L7 256GB
115GB free
Firmware: EXT0AL6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 247 254 252 253 252 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 445
Write 257
Mixed 199
SusWrite 247
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 29.9
139% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 85.9
126% 237 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 89%
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 179 183 170 182 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 300
Write 196
Mixed 206
SusWrite 177
49% 220 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 39.4
148% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 130
126% 201 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 82%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
466GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 107 112 113 113 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 112
Write 117
Mixed 25.5
SusWrite 111
66% 91.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
842GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 168 165 163 166 163 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 155
Mixed 104
SusWrite 165
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 106%
Kesu USB 3.0 120GB
74GB free
Firmware: 0209
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 38 21 21 33 21 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 12% Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8GX 0420 DDR3 2400 2OZ 16GB
1600, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 26.4
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 26.5
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 83%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) Builds (Compare 812 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $1,016
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