MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 75.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics170% 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 Drive103% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
17 months ago, 17 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateSep 29 '18 at 01:37
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 45%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
75.8% Very good
1-Core 120
2-Core 222
81% 171 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 657
67% 529 Pts
64-Core 672
45% 672 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,060
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 411.63
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 632
Reflection 565
Parallax 744
166% 647 fps
MRender 499
Gravity 607
Splatting 305
171% 471 fps
Poor: 136%
This bench: 170%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 239 100 90 89 84 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 452
Write 341
Mixed 328
SusWrite 174
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 54
188% 69.2 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 103%
Great: 133%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
766GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 113 119 119 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 130
Write 118
Mixed 98.7
SusWrite 119
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
177% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
58.9% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 18.3
58% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 19.2
52% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 63%
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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 8,052 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $989
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