MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive82.2% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory15 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 02:05
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i5-4590-$286
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
55.7% Above average
SC Int 98.9
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 98.3
80% 99.9 Pts
QC Int 276
QC Float 307
QC Mixed 248
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 318
MC Float 314
MC Mixed 314
47% 316 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$240
CLim: 1342 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
67.6% Good
Lighting 202
Reflection 180
Parallax 253
68% 212 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 191
Splatting 130
67% 155 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
113GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 476
Write 262
Mixed 269
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 56.6
4K Mixed 28.9
121% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 65
94% 180 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 90%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$65
54GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 132
Write 117
Mixed 96.5
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.27
90% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1866C10D3/8G 24GB
1600, 1333, 1600, 1333 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
57.7% Above average
MC Read 20.2
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 18
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 16.4
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 64%
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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 2,869 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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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: 76% - Very good Total price: $962
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