MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 71.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics62.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75.2% 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)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime7 Days
Run DateMar 11 '18 at 12:54
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i5-4570-$226
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
71.5% Very good
SC Int 96.5
SC Float 97.5
SC Mixed 96.4
77% 96.8 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 371
QC Mixed 375
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 377
MC Float 372
MC Mixed 374
56% 374 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1328 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.1.1
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
62.6% Good
Lighting 177
Reflection 177
Parallax 241
62% 198 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 168
Splatting 129
63% 147 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$87
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 506
Write 408
Mixed 484
104% 466 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 9.87
87% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 68.3
DQ Mixed 10.1
37% 85.3 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
89GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 107
Write 116
Mixed 121
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.21
94% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
85GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 116
Write 104
Mixed 97.1
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.53
4K Mixed 0.28
112% 1.21 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
60% Above average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 19.8
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 18
SC Mixed 17.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60%
Great: 64%
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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 7,667 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $950
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HDDRAMUSB
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