MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 80%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive106% 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.
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 (64%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 22:41
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 64%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770K-$420
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
80% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 413
QC Mixed 384
87% 386 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 637
MC Mixed 617
91% 611 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80%
Great: 91%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
424GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 417
Mixed 412
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 94.2
4K Mixed 36.7
150% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 101
135% 249 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 106%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 1600 C7 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
62% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 19.2
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 20.3
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 56
71% 56 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 62%
Great: 65%
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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 48%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $978
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