MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77% 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 Drive103% 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-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150519
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 02:16
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770K-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Memory 96.1
1-Core 125
2-Core 226
88% 149 Pts
4-Core 391
8-Core 558
61% 475 Pts
64-Core 624
42% 624 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77% Very good
Lighting 96.2
Reflection 108
Parallax 93
78% 99.2 fps
MRender 94.5
Gravity 94.1
Splatting 100
76% 96.4 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 77%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$44
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 126 118 96 104 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 483
Mixed 321
SusWrite 133
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 53.3
189% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 179
185% 301 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$109
110GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1138 434 294 293 302 304 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,670
Write 1468
Mixed 1,200
SusWrite 461
268% 1,200 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 76.5
259% 93 MB/s
DQ Read 936
DQ Write 898
DQ Mixed 976
716% 937 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 216%
Great: 277%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$70
930GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 154 155 155 155 155 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 148
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 155
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
67% Good
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 20.7
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 22.9
61% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 53.7
74% 53.7 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 67%
Great: 72%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 2,368 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $889
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