MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics123% 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.
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
12 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateApr 05 '21 at 19:10
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 89.4
1-Core 128
2-Core 254
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 684
72% 563 Pts
64-Core 683
46% 683 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
Zotac(19DA 5510) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 159
Reflection 154
Parallax 155
129% 156 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 136
Splatting 121
116% 147 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 123%
Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,252
Write 5,775
Mixed 6,342
1,438% 6,456 MB/s
4K Read 549
4K Write 461
4K Mixed 100
1,205% 370 MB/s
DQ Read 938
DQ Write 861
DQ Mixed 932
690% 910 MB/s
Poor: 74% Great: 131%
Samsung PM851 mSATA 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: 8D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 255 254 254 254 254 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 428
Write 247
Mixed 193
SusWrite 254
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 89.4
4K Mixed 26.1
124% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 79.3
123% 236 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$57
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 98 99 99 98 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 108
Write 100
Mixed 93
SusWrite 98.1
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CM3B8G2C1600L9L 0423 TEAMGROUP-UD3-1600 0215 CM3B8G2C1600L9L 0423 TEAMGROUP-UD3-1600 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
58.8% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 16.5
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 20.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 59%

 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 7,572 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $701
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HDDRAMUSB
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