MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 97.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics161% 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 Drive52.7% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20131202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 08 '18 at 07:25
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$230
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 129
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 517
QC Float 509
QC Mixed 516
117% 514 Pts
MC Int 510
MC Float 509
MC Mixed 518
77% 512 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB;
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
161% Outstanding
Lighting 528
Reflection 502
Parallax 582
169% 537 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 508
Splatting 281
155% 350 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 161%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$67
232GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 124%
Kingston A400 240GB-$37
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71B1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 286
Write 264
Mixed 248
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 57.7
4K Mixed 4.9
82% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 88.9
DQ Write 31.4
DQ Mixed 8.24
20% 42.9 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 92%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$90
123GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 107
Write 110
Mixed 101
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.27
116% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 85%
SanDisk Ultra 16GB
13GB free, PID 558a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Read 33.2
Write 19.4
Mixed 16.8
27% 23.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.21
4K Write 1.15
4K Mixed 0.69
78% 2.02 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
64% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 20.3
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 20
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 57
70% 57 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 64%
Great: 84%
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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 7,656 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $950
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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