MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 88.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics157% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% 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.
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-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 29 '17 at 22:15
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i7-4790K-$366
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
SC Int 125
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 126
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 432
QC Mixed 435
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 618
MC Float 662
MC Mixed 646
96% 642 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Lighting 507
Reflection 503
Parallax 593
166% 534 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 490
Splatting 271
150% 339 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 157%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
97GB free
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 419
Mixed 452
102% 458 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 22.5
138% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 72.8
128% 250 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$90
26GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 407
Mixed 412
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 94.7
4K Mixed 38.8
167% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 105
122% 210 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
WD WD30EZRS-00J99B0 3TB
258GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 64.5
Write 60.9
Mixed 61
47% 62.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.16
72% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
50.7% Above average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.6
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 15.5
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) Builds (Compare 3,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $951
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