MSI Z97M GAMING (MS-7919)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 81.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics63% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7919
MotherboardMSI Z97M GAMING (MS-7919)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150529
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 14:55
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 118
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 394
QC Mixed 391
88% 390 Pts
MC Int 564
MC Float 616
MC Mixed 618
90% 599 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$260
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
63% Good
Lighting 190
Reflection 175
Parallax 195
59% 187 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 180
Splatting 124
66% 152 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LE 240GB-$85
55GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 509
Write 351
Mixed 351
90% 404 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 72.9
4K Mixed 10.4
100% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 45
95% 195 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 82%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$199
27GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 433
Mixed 469
105% 472 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 38.1
149% 57.8 MB/s
DQ Read 29.7
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 64.6
77% 126 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 107%
Corsair Force LE 240GB-$85
25GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 508
Write 323
Mixed 358
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 71.1
4K Mixed 9.48
97% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 207
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 11.7
65% 147 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
428GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Read 165
Write 137
Mixed 130
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.27
113% 1.21 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
29.7% Poor
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 8.1
28% 9.63 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 9.5
SC Mixed 7.6
24% 8.3 GB/s
Latency 74.5
54% 74.5 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97M GAMING (MS-7919) Builds (Compare 413 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97M GAMING (MS-7919) - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,032
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