MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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 (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 13:20
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User BIH-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
66.8% Good
SC Int 114
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 309
QC Mixed 306
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 362
MC Float 414
MC Mixed 401
59% 392 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 99%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blast 240GB
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 112 91 89 57 81 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 381
Write 407
Mixed 296
SusWrite 123
68% 302 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 80.3
4K Mixed 36.5
132% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 171
163% 256 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 92%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$25
116GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 142 143 143 147 141 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 140
Write 122
Mixed 31
SusWrite 143
79% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 81%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905471-017.A00LF 9905403-442.A00LF 99U5471-012.A00LF 9905403-442.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.2% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 16.6
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 68.3
59% 68.3 ns
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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 4,071 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: 87% - Excellent Total price: $788
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