MSI Z97I GAMING ACK (MS-7920)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics125% 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 Drive87.3% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7920
MotherboardMSI Z97I GAMING ACK (MS-7920)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 20:55
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-4790K-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 128
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 517
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 471
114% 504 Pts
MC Int 653
MC Float 696
MC Mixed 687
102% 678 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
Asus(1043 859B) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1911 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 404
Reflection 378
Parallax 403
121% 395 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 389
Splatting 246
125% 292 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 125%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$156
158GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 527
Write 400
Mixed 417
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 20.7
133% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 34.5
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 20.4
30% 54.7 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 101%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
297GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 125
Write 108
Mixed 105
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.27
97% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB-$118
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 24.4
84% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 27.4
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 44.3
90% 44.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97I GAMING ACK (MS-7920) Builds (Compare 69 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97I GAMING ACK (MS-7920)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $695
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