MSI Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 36.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
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.
Boot Drive68.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150518
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 07 '17 at 16:41
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User IRN-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790-$349
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
36.9% Below average
1-Core 91.6
2-Core 144
58% 118 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 250
30% 230 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 395
Reflection 372
Parallax 393
122% 387 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 379
Splatting 240
124% 285 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 123%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GS 480GB-$419
335GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 490
Write 279
Mixed 325
80% 364 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 26
4K Mixed 17.6
85% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 62.5
71% 123 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 69%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$22
405GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
49.4% Average
Read 86.9
Write 85.2
Mixed 79.4
63% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.42
94% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 54%
PHD 3.0 Silicon-Power 1TB
76GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
20.5% Poor
Read 41.4
Write 39
Mixed 23.7
43% 34.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.37
79% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMX4GX3M1A1600C9 0215 CMX4GX3M1A1600C11 0215 CMX4GX3M1A1600C11 12GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
35.3% Below average
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 10.7
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 11.1
34% 11.8 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G43 GAMING (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 1,621 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Average Total price: $943
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