MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 92.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics111% 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 Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7917
MotherboardMSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141223
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateSep 21 '20 at 07:10
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Memory 97.5
1-Core 132
2-Core 262
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 481
8-Core 659
74% 570 Pts
64-Core 678
46% 678 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
MSI(1462 C304) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2152 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 401
Parallax 456
115% 432 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 425
Splatting 272
111% 307 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 111%
Great: 105%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 434 420 426 413 416 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 388
Mixed 289
SusWrite 417
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 52.7
184% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 253
210% 305 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2400C11 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 26.3
84% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 27.5
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) Builds (Compare 7,292 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $788
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