MSI Z77A-GD55 (MS-7751)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (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 62.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
SystemMSI MS-7751
MotherboardMSI Z77A-GD55 (MS-7751)  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131120
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 26 '17 at 19:25
Run Duration192 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU 49%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3770-$190
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
62.9% Good
1-Core 104
2-Core 190
70% 147 Pts
4-Core 319
8-Core 484
52% 401 Pts
64-Core 512
34% 512 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
Nvidia(10DE 1B81) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
78% Very good
Lighting 311
Reflection 282
Parallax 304
82% 299 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 286
Splatting 213
78% 233 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 78%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$78
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 116%
Seagate ST1000VM002-1CT162 1TB
1TB free
Firmware: SC23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 144
Write 115
Mixed 152
104% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.23
80% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
1TB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 175
Mixed 135
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.22
84% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 114%
Hitachi TOURO S 1TB
30GB free
Firmware: 0
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 93.6
Write 107
Mixed 80.2
70% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.2
77% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 76%
StoreJet Transcend 1TB
36GB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 83.8
Write 98.1
Mixed 91.2
120% 91.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.23
77% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3-1600 CL11 8GB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 19.7
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 16.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-GD55 (MS-7751)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $526
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