MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 65.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics151% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime4.7 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 20:08
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
65.5% Good
1-Core 109
2-Core 214
76% 162 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 409
56% 410 Pts
64-Core 410
28% 410 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-Super-$552
MSI(1462 C729) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
151% Outstanding
Lighting 468
Reflection 383
Parallax 509
149% 453 fps
MRender 390
Gravity 407
Splatting 251
152% 350 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 151%
Great: 154%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$130
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 302 160 136 122 108 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 478
Mixed 370
SusWrite 155
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 54.9
189% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 231
209% 318 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 104%
Great: 116%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
349GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 441 459 481 474 290 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 485
Mixed 458
SusWrite 427
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 59.6
202% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 358
270% 363 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 126%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$38
747GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 144 144 143 143 143 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 140
Write 84.7
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 143
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
53.5% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.8
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 16.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 11,263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,171
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HDDRAMUSB
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