MSI Z87M-G43 (MS-7823)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 97.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive86.3% 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.
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-7823
MotherboardMSI Z87M-G43 (MS-7823)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150530
Uptime2.8 Days
Run DateJun 17 '17 at 06:20
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 5.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 130
107% 133 Pts
QC Int 528
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 516
118% 522 Pts
MC Int 526
MC Float 530
MC Mixed 514
79% 524 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 333
Reflection 287
Parallax 304
100% 308 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 288
Splatting 224
102% 238 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$120
172GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 502
Write 350
Mixed 346
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 72.8
4K Mixed 21.7
133% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 44.8
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 21.5
51% 101 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 96%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$67
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 172
Mixed 173
135% 179 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.22
75% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$71
175GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 123
Write 159
Mixed 132
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.58
190% 2.19 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 18.6
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 20.1
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87M-G43 (MS-7823) Builds (Compare 161 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
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Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87M-G43 (MS-7823)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $874
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HDDRAMUSB
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