MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 84.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% 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 Drive88.3% 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.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB 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-7866
MotherboardMSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866)  (all builds)
Memory17.5 GB free of 20 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140718
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 03 '17 at 19:58
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 i7-4770-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 113
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 403
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 427
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 548
MC Float 585
MC Mixed 577
85% 570 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 321
Reflection 294
Parallax 358
103% 324 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 290
Splatting 187
98% 225 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 100%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$115
11GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 475
Write 341
Mixed 340
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 23.1
119% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 69.2
113% 221 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$68
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 148
Mixed 154
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.31
86% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 108%
Samsung HD250HJ 250GB
4GB free
Firmware: FH100-06 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
30.3% Below average
Read 53.2
Write 52.4
Mixed 51.9
40% 52.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.36
80% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 18KSF1G72AZ-1G6P1 1311 M2F8G64CB8HC5N-DI 1311 M2F4G64CB88C7N-DI 20GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
38.5% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 10.3
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 12.8
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 56%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) Builds (Compare 282 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87M GAMING (MS-7866) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $904
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HDDRAMUSB
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