Compatible Components (from 12,195 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) Motherboard.

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $977

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 12,195)

Real-world benchmarks submit by owners of this motherboard.

Status
Game
Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
NLD-User, 11 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 144 145 105  102  184  259  104  81 $1,425
FRA-User, 9 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 139 128 96  90  180  237  89  62 $1,321
USA-User, 4 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 138 128 97  106  173  188  105  70 $1,310
FRA-User, 10 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Excellent UFO - 138 128 97  92  177  235  85  63 $1,316
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Very good UFO - 137 108 87  98  183  135  77  62 $1,335
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Above average UFO - 136 106 87  105  178  115  63  71 $1,266
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Excellent UFO - 136 126 93  98  173  241  -  62 $1,266
USA-User, 3 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Outstanding UFO - 136 131 95  96  171  264  -  62 $1,266
AUS-User, 11 months ago.Core i7-4790K, GTX 1080-Ti Good UFO - 135 131 94  90  173  280  -  61 $1,676

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