MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics47.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive63.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMay 26 '18 at 23:15
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
76.1% Very good
SC Int 100
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 102
81% 102 Pts
QC Int 398
QC Float 394
QC Mixed 399
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 400
MC Float 402
MC Mixed 408
60% 403 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
Sapphire(174B E305) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.3.2
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
47.5% Average
Lighting 141
Reflection 136
Parallax 196
50% 158 fps
MRender 108
Gravity 124
Splatting 86
46% 106 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 47%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 256GB-$218
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 070H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 489
Write 255
Mixed 332
79% 359 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 4.13
88% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 89.3
DQ Mixed 5.19
30% 68.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
713GB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
85% Excellent
Read 164
Write 132
Mixed 142
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.22
84% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 85%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
61.7% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 19.7
61% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 19.2
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 71%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 7,581 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $999
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