MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 87.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics143% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime2 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 21:33
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 119
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 373
QC Mixed 441
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 596
MC Float 638
MC Mixed 628
93% 621 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
143% Outstanding
Lighting 466
Reflection 383
Parallax 419
139% 423 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 458
Splatting 273
145% 331 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 143%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
128GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 411
Mixed 414
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 43.7
176% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 46
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 107
100% 146 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 106%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 185
Mixed 155
128% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.21
82% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (67th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
59.7% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 17.1
58% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 21
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 78%
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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 4,521 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $930
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $340Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $160Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $290Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $121
Intel Core i5-8600K $225AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $160SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $951SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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