MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics96.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive74.4% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
13 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 29 '18 at 03:06
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
73.9% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 107
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 360
QC Mixed 357
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 527
MC Float 558
MC Mixed 537
81% 541 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$325
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.1
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Lighting 311
Reflection 296
Parallax 321
97% 309 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 274
Splatting 214
96% 224 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 128GB-$74
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 92 82 81 81 83 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 411
Write 183
Mixed 222
SusWrite 89.7
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 37.2
137% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 136
126% 200 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 89%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
37GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 114 111 135 124 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 111
Write 100
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 114
73% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
53.8% Above average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 17.2
53% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 16.8
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.8%
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 4,584 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $756
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