MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 81.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive106% 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.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime30.2 Days
Run DateSep 12 '17 at 18:19
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$339
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
81.4% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 118
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 436
QC Mixed 393
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 584
MC Float 638
MC Mixed 607
91% 610 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
MSI(1462 3201) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
37.2% Below average
Lighting 126
Reflection 107
Parallax 109
37% 114 fps
MRender 71
Gravity 109
Splatting 78.9
37% 86.2 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB-$158
150GB free
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 734
Write 670
Mixed 674
155% 693 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 58.7
4K Mixed 16.5
99% 35.3 MB/s
DQ Read 32.1
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 17.6
53% 106 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 106%
Great: 148%
Transcend SSD370 256GB-$89
20GB free
Firmware: N0815B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 499
Write 284
Mixed 361
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 11.5
72% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 62.8
84% 153 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 94%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 138
Write 116
Mixed 117
93% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.27
106% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 99%
Intel Raid 1 Volume 3TB
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 135
Write 130
Mixed 109
93% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.25
84% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
63.1% Good
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 19.7
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20.7
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 74%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,023
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