MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics55% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive31.7% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7845
MotherboardMSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845)  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJul 31 '18 at 12:50
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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 i5-4690S
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
62.1% Good
SC Int 91.1
SC Float 87.3
SC Mixed 82.9
70% 87.1 Pts
QC Int 320
QC Float 276
QC Mixed 333
70% 309 Pts
MC Int 339
MC Float 260
MC Mixed 273
44% 290 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
55% Above average
Lighting 118
Reflection 86
Parallax 241
50% 148 fps
MRender 125
Gravity 166
Splatting 114
58% 135 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 55%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB-$32
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 521ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 46 48 48 46 45 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
31.7% Below average
Read 119
Write 48.5
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 46.3
16% 71.1 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 44.3
4K Mixed 18.3
71% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 47.3
DQ Write 52.2
DQ Mixed 50.5
38% 50 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 68%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 110 112 111 113 111 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 109
Write 110
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 111
73% 99 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
184% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 85%
WD WD10EACS-00ZJB0 1TB
225GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 62 62 63 63 62 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
31.6% Below average
Read 47.8
Write 42.8
Mixed 31
SusWrite 61.9
34% 45.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 31.6%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$35
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
31.2% Below average
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 10.7
MC Mixed 8.9
27% 9.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 7.5
23% 8.07 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 67%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,136
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