MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (92nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 8 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 91.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive105% 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 01 '19 at 09:04
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (92nd 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-$260
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Memory 97.8
1-Core 117
2-Core 236
88% 150 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 596
70% 531 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan-$1,088
Asus(1043 8451) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.4% Above average
Lighting 173
Reflection 146
Parallax 230
46% 183 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 186
Splatting 78.4
52% 136 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 54%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$59
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 276 277 279 275 277 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 472
Write 475
Mixed 229
SusWrite 278
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 47
179% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 220
193% 290 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
Sandisk PLUS 480GB
437GB free
Firmware: 00RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 51 149 217 158 229 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
59.9% Above average
Read 496
Write 396
Mixed 308
SusWrite 158
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 19.6
85% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 91.7
DQ Mixed 42.5
49% 84.5 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 61%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$100
205GB free
Firmware: 1B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 219 213 213 213 214 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 494
Mixed 344
SusWrite 235
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 61
212% 76.5 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 344
263% 357 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
Hitachi HDS724040ALE640 4TB-$459
3.5TB free
Firmware: A580
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 161 162 159 161 159 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 165
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 161
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
177% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 93%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26.3
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 26.8
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 46.7
86% 46.7 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 88%

 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 3,865 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $852
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