MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD, RAM
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 88.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75.7% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 10 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-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140718
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 05 '15 at 12:53
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$474
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 122
97% 122 Pts
QC Int 429
QC Float 450
QC Mixed 437
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 607
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 665
98% 659 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
Nvidia(10DE 1051) 3GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 9.18.13.4752
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Lighting 216
Reflection 182
Parallax 274
72% 224 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 181
Splatting 124
86% 160 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ts1tssd3 70 1TB
521GB free
Firmware: N111 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 429
Mixed 460
105% 470 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 24.1
146% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 30.8
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 24.2
53% 102 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 106%
Plextor M5 Pro 256GB-$100
85GB free
Firmware: 1.08 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 433
Mixed 468
106% 475 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 24.3
135% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 35.6
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 23.7
44% 82.8 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 92%
Great: 103%
SanDisk X110 mSATA 128GB-$80
67GB free
Firmware: X231 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 427
Write 260
Mixed 319
74% 335 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 17.7
137% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 34.9
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 17.1
30% 56.6 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 76%
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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,047
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