MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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. 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 83.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics141% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150509
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMar 18 '18 at 16:04
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$293
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
SC Int 130
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 132
91% 131 Pts
QC Int 426
QC Float 444
QC Mixed 450
79% 440 Pts
MC Int 637
MC Float 691
MC Mixed 682
45% 670 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 461
Reflection 378
Parallax 477
144% 438 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 432
Splatting 259
138% 314 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 141%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$130
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 68% Great: 118%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$83
61GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
83% Excellent
Read 473
Write 336
Mixed 332
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 23.5
107% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 45.9
92% 190 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83%
Great: 100%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$97
1TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
67% Good
Read 121
Write 113
Mixed 95
82% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.2
63% 0.46 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.2
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 24.8
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 64%
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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 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 3,421 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $971
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