MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics93.8% 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 Drive93.4% 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.
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-G55 (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140719
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 09 '19 at 14:31
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$180
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 6.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Memory 97.6
1-Core 129
2-Core 271
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 534
73% 533 Pts
64-Core 537
36% 537 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 95%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$400
Sapphire(1DA2 E37F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1707 MHz, MLim: 1100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 95
Parallax 211
98% 142 fps
MRender 94.8
Gravity 146
Splatting 135
62% 125 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 100%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 3 240GB-$190
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 231 205 220 226 213 211 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 407
Write 284
Mixed 295
SusWrite 218
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 44.1
169% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 148
144% 229 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 92%
Seagate ST750LM000-1EJ16G 750GB
86GB free
Firmware: AS11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 66 66 61 64 65 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Read 61.5
Write 72.2
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 64.7
45% 61.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.9
362% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 59%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
122GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 138 137 139 141 137 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 136
Write 132
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 138
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 22.7
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 25.1
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 47.8
84% 47.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G55 (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 259 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G55 (MS-7821) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $720
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