MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. 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 66.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 16:00
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4770K-$293
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
66.1% Good
1-Core 113
2-Core 220
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 367
8-Core 564
60% 465 Pts
64-Core 562
38% 562 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
HP(103C 82FB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 291
Reflection 281
Parallax 297
75% 290 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 279
Splatting 214
74% 231 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 330 Series 180GB
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 300i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 130 151 149 151 127 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
71% Very good
Read 332
Write 177
Mixed 204
SusWrite 142
48% 214 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 35
136% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 127
107% 154 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71%
Great: 84%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$90
1TB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 113 111 114 110 114 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
57% Above average
Read 86.8
Write 134
Mixed 59.3
SusWrite 112
72% 97.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 57%
Great: 73%
Hitachi HTS543232A7A384 320GB-$35
179GB free
Firmware: ES2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 79 79 79 78 79 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
46.4% Average
Read 83.8
Write 61.1
Mixed 44.5
SusWrite 77.8
49% 66.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 45%
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB (2009)-$37
330GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 73 71 73 74 74 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 69.7
Write 71.9
Mixed 40.2
SusWrite 70.6
46% 63.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
132% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
60.5% Good
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.1
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 21.1
56% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 88%
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 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 11,668 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $1,098
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