MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory8.8 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161222
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:38
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i5-6600-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
75.1% Very good
SC Int 91.6
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 96.6
77% 96.4 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 401
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 396
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 400
61% 409 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$176
MaxC: 1949 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
63.6% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 177
Parallax 188
59% 190 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 195
Splatting 157
76% 166 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$100
55GB free
Firmware: MU02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 478
Write 242
Mixed 260
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 19.7
96% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 36.4
71% 146 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 79%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
751GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 154
Mixed 149
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.2
92% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2133 C14 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
56.5% Above average
MC Read 20
MC Write 20.6
MC Mixed 18.9
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 17.4
47% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 75.3
53% 75.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984) Builds (Compare 1,149 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $715
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