MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.7% 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 Drive28.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140220
Uptime27.1 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '21 at 17:01
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 41%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590-$270
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
81% Excellent
Memory 92.2
1-Core 107
2-Core 210
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 405
8-Core 403
55% 404 Pts
64-Core 404
27% 404 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 81%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Nvidia(10DE 1E89) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
86.7% Excellent
Lighting 114
Reflection 126
Parallax 111
92% 117 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 95.4
Splatting 0.3
81% 76.2 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Innovation IT 480GB
275GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0424A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.9 52 232 82 2.7 15 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
28.5% Poor
Read 454
Write 380
Mixed 18.7
SusWrite 65
50% 230 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 5.6
4K Mixed 0.4
24% 6.5 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 98%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$128
653GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 168 159 170 171 168 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 136
Write 132
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 168
91% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.9
479% 3.17 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905584-015.A00LF 99U5584-003.A00LF 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
58.4% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 18
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 17.5
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-G43 (MS-7816) Builds (Compare 2,193 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,092
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