MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 80.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130402
Uptime6.7 Days
Run DateMar 31 '21 at 12:42
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Memory 95
1-Core 110
2-Core 204
82% 136 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 430
54% 403 Pts
64-Core 362
24% 362 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan X-$1,096
CLim: 1573 MHz, MLim: 1940 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
68% Good
Lighting 75.9
Reflection 126
Parallax 101
61% 101 fps
MRender 101
Gravity 92.4
Splatting 91.4
76% 95 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 68%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$60
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 427 452 466 418 402 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 469
Mixed 436
SusWrite 432
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 55.9
188% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 293
240% 342 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 121%
Great: 125%
WD Green 500GB (2012)
447GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 120 121 123 122 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 130
Write 118
Mixed 104
SusWrite 122
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
191% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 78%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$49
81GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 85 86 86 87 85 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
67.5% Good
Read 149
Write 144
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 85.7
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
60.8% Good
MC Read 20
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 20
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 19.7
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 64%

 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 2,186 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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