MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 86.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54.2% 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 Drive102% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150105
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateAug 29 '16 at 11:20
Run Duration255 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 117
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 451
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 456
68% 455 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Palit(1569 1004) 3GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6881
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Lighting 153
Reflection 120
Parallax 188
50% 154 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 130
Splatting 101
64% 120 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier SP550 240GB-$74
79GB free
Firmware: P0330AA Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 464
Write 252
Mixed 272
72% 329 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 60.1
4K Mixed 24.6
112% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 168
DQ Mixed 18.4
68% 154 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 78%
Crucial M550 128GB-$95
65GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 346
Mixed 407
94% 424 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 35.8
152% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 62
114% 228 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
227GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3EA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
69.1% Good
Read 121
Write 120
Mixed 118
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.33
83% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 74%
SanDisk USB Ultra 16GB
15GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
6.54% Terrible
Read 22.4
Write 8.95
Mixed 12.1
16% 14.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 0.007
4K Mixed 0.007
21% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.54%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
67.5% Good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 20.8
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 19.8
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 68%
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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 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,051
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