MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 98.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.2% 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 Drive116% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory6.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 23:05
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 5.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 527
QC Float 528
QC Mixed 518
119% 524 Pts
MC Int 532
MC Float 534
MC Mixed 517
79% 528 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$232
CLim: 1655 MHz, MLim: 1920 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 373.6
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Lighting 242
Reflection 208
Parallax 227
73% 226 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 221
Splatting 156
78% 182 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
95GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 415
Mixed 420
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 48.4
184% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 119
143% 251 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB-$55
711GB free
Firmware: JKAOA20N Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 89.8
Write 94.3
Mixed 93.5
70% 92.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.36
91% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
60.8% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 18.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 18.3
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 60%
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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 2,857 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $920
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