MSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 95%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics171% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive118% 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.
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
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 23:37
Run Duration254 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$326
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
95% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 141
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 479
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 450
106% 465 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 755
MC Mixed 738
110% 731 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 572
Reflection 540
Parallax 594
180% 569 fps
MRender 275
Gravity 545
Splatting 289
164% 370 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 171%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 1TB
370GB free
Firmware: EMT41B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 396
Mixed 418
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 51.9
191% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 132
153% 265 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 118%
Great: 112%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$199
235GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 522
Write 435
Mixed 508
109% 488 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 29.1
152% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 92.2
136% 257 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$199
235GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 523
Write 433
Mixed 506
109% 487 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 30.1
153% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 93.4
138% 260 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$64
931GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 105
Write 99.8
Mixed 99.4
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.27
82% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 59%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$64
240GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
46.4% Average
Read 89.3
Write 72.3
Mixed 81.5
61% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.23
81% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 59%
ST2000LM 003 HN-M201R 2TB
1TB free, PID 0237
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
45.3% Average
Read 103
Write 113
Mixed 99.8
137% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.34
76% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB-$199
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2400 MHz clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
92% Outstanding
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 35.4
MC Mixed 28.9
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 24.2
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 45.8
87% 45.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 92%
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 Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 1,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $152

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $954
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