MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130816
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 25 '21 at 17:54
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 22%
Watch Gameplay: 1660-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$228
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
79.6% Very good
Memory 91.4
1-Core 105
2-Core 220
81% 139 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 413
54% 401 Pts
64-Core 426
29% 426 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
Zotac(19DA 3527) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.9% Very good
Lighting 93.4
Reflection 94.1
Parallax 84.6
76% 90.7 fps
MRender 96.3
Gravity 88.1
Splatting 75.8
72% 86.7 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$69
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 520ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 113 114 117 121 114 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 392
Write 141
Mixed 178
SusWrite 115
46% 207 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 98.4
4K Mixed 36.9
141% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 138
105% 142 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 73%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 500GB-$55
466GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 124 131 131 131 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Read 120
Write 110
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 124
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 2.4
471% 3.23 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 71%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
10GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 9.2 8.7 11 11 10 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
16.9% Very poor
Read 28.9
Write 19.2
Mixed 18.2
SusWrite 10.9
24% 19.3 MB/s
4K Read 3.4
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 2.2
193% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 16.9%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
67.4% Good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 25.3
MC Mixed 21
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 19.2
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) Builds (Compare 2,731 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $939
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