MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 73.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% 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 Drive107% 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.
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
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 21:47
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$210
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
73.3% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 214
77% 162 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 414
57% 414 Pts
64-Core 406
27% 406 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
MSI(1462 7845) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
3.1% Terrible
Lighting 12.4
Reflection 17.9
Parallax 22.9
3% 17.7 fps
MRender 20.8
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 18.8
3% 15.7 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.1%
Great: 3%
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$400
Nvidia(10DE 13AD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 396
Reflection 316
Parallax 444
104% 386 fps
MRender 390
Gravity 356
Splatting 239
107% 328 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D 1TB-$88
454GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 465 447 259 426 467 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 443
Write 459
Mixed 291
SusWrite 422
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 40.4
158% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 238
207% 309 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 121%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
385GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 171 171 174 173 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 156
Mixed 88.5
SusWrite 172
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 108%
WD WD25 00JS-58NCB1 250GB
270GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 64 62 65 65 65 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
37.4% Below average
Read 65.9
Write 63.9
Mixed 36.8
SusWrite 64.1
42% 57.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 35%
SanDisk Cruzer Force 8GB
3GB free, PID 557d
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.7 4.1 3.9 3.9 4.1 4.1 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
12.2% Very poor
Read 37.3
Write 8
Mixed 9.3
SusWrite 4.1
15% 14.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 2.9
169% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 12.2%
Great: 13%
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)
64.6% Good
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 55.4
72% 55.4 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 64.6%
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-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 5,055 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $888
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $205Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $45
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Intel Core i7-9700K $375Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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