MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.8% 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 Drive42.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130922
Uptime16.3 Days
Run DateJul 07 '18 at 22:23
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$471
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
73.5% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 104
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 352
QC Mixed 364
81% 356 Pts
MC Int 580
MC Float 624
MC Mixed 497
85% 567 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Asus(1043 8469) 3GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Lighting 144
Reflection 112
Parallax 180
49% 145 fps
MRender 122
Gravity 164
Splatting 96.8
56% 128 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 69%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LS 120GB-$79
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 35 29 35 37 29 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 403
Write 37.3
Mixed 110
SusWrite 33.9
31% 146 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 33.1
4K Mixed 8.4
74% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 24.4
DQ Mixed 9.4
26% 58 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 73%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$88
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 144 160 153 157 155 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 169
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 152
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
55.8% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 20
MC Mixed 17.6
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 16.9
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 63%
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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 7,181 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $999
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