MSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 88.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics58% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive71.9% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7816
MotherboardMSI Z87-G43 (MS-7816)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130506
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 24 '21 at 23:18
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-6GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$205
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Memory 93.9
1-Core 120
2-Core 244
88% 153 Pts
4-Core 478
8-Core 481
65% 479 Pts
64-Core 479
32% 479 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
58% Above average
Lighting 71.7
Reflection 78.7
Parallax 70.6
58% 73.7 fps
MRender 67.7
Gravity 72.5
Splatting 71.8
58% 70.7 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 58%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 106 109 106 93 86 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
71.9% Very good
Read 470
Write 129
Mixed 113
SusWrite 101
44% 203 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 96.5
4K Mixed 22.5
125% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 51.7
85% 170 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 73%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
242GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 468 472 485 484 294 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 488
Mixed 464
SusWrite 418
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 60.9
209% 75.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 127%
Great: 129%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 179 178 180 180 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 153
Write 155
Mixed 36.5
SusWrite 178
95% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.5
142% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 19.8
62% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 20.1
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 63%

 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 2,394 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: 48% - Average Total price: $882
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-11700K $380Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $74SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $72G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback