MSI Z87-G41 PC Mate(MS-7850)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 75.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.66% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive44.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7850
MotherboardMSI Z87-G41 PC Mate(MS-7850)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 19 '19 at 00:42
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.3% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
83% 177 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 620
65% 508 Pts
64-Core 628
42% 628 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 240
Asus(1043 048B) 2GB
CLim: 780 MHz, MLim: 900 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
5.66% Terrible
Lighting 22.3
Reflection 22.5
Parallax 29.3
6% 24.7 fps
MRender 16.6
Gravity 20.1
Splatting 19.5
6% 18.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.66%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
55GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 446 442 445 442 444 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 440
Write 474
Mixed 324
SusWrite 445
95% 421 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 43.8
157% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 140
137% 211 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 070H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 170 183 195 185 184 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
44.9% Average
Read 479
Write 188
Mixed 222
SusWrite 183
59% 268 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 6.5
4K Mixed 8.2
50% 12.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 73%
WD Red 1TB (2012)-$58
232GB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 95 97 97 97 97 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 103
Write 101
Mixed 93.3
SusWrite 96.5
73% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.7
157% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
104GB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 109 110 109 110 110 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 114
Write 103
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 109
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
197% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 108%
WD My Passport 0837 1TB
579GB free, PID 0837
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 108 110 108 108 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 108
Write 109
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 108
131% 97.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
98% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
64.5% Good
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 20.2
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 21
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G41 PC Mate(MS-7850) Builds (Compare 3,380 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G41 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $290

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $844
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