MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 95.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics77.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.6% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7917
MotherboardMSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 02:25
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 5.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 498
114% 502 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 491
MC Mixed 498
75% 497 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$220
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2051 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Lighting 247
Reflection 212
Parallax 227
74% 229 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 227
Splatting 178
80% 187 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$46
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 327 228 115 115 115 115 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 414
Write 367
Mixed 347
SusWrite 169
73% 324 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 18.4
104% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 159
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 29.2
78% 161 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 86%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 283 282 288 287 286 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Read 278
Write 282
Mixed 144
SusWrite 285
181% 247 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 5.7
4K Mixed 1.3
329% 2.97 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 162%
Great: 220%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6BFR8A-PB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
77.7% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 23.2
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 26.4
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 50.5
79% 50.5 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 77.7%
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 Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) Builds (Compare 13,108 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $902
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