MSI Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics26% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive118% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150518
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 04:15
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User ECU-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$175
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 93.6
1-Core 123
2-Core 248
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 385
62% 436 Pts
64-Core 482
32% 482 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1350 MHz, MLim: 2100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
26% Poor
Lighting 1.5
Reflection 60.7
Parallax 87.3
1% 49.8 fps
MRender 63.7
Gravity 68.9
Splatting 44.5
55% 59 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 26%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$59
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 433 459 457 377 359 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 447
Mixed 433
SusWrite 414
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 97.2
4K Mixed 53.9
178% 63 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 298
242% 344 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 118%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$37
385GB free
Firmware: HP51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 151 153 153 150 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 151
Mixed 91.7
SusWrite 149
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8G 1315 BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. KHX1866C10D3/8G 1315 BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 32GB
1333, 1600, 1333, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
72.1% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 21.2
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 24.5
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 1,112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $982
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HDDRAMUSB
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