MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% 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 Drive109% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 27 '19 at 21:57
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
1-Core 128
2-Core 233
86% 181 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 654
75% 573 Pts
64-Core 653
44% 653 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Zotac(19DA 1451) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 378
Reflection 362
Parallax 379
99% 373 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 377
Splatting 240
101% 283 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 100%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE5000PNC-WRSN 500GB
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 308 299 293 265 206 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 483
Mixed 344
SusWrite 297
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 51.1
181% 65.9 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 249
209% 305 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 185 186 185 184 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 165
Mixed 100
SusWrite 185
120% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.3
264% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 111%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6MFR8C-PB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
58.4% Above average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 16.7
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 18.9
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 61%
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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 7,272 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $944
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HDDRAMUSB
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