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 above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 83.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive90.1% 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 (32%). 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)
Memory12.8 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 13:28
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User BIH-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 above expectations (60th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 114
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 403
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 436
96% 425 Pts
MC Int 431
MC Float 412
MC Mixed 436
64% 426 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 99%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blast 240GB
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 354 129 75 91 90 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 446
Mixed 363
SusWrite 136
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 95.6
4K Mixed 40.4
152% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 178
176% 280 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 92%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$25
116GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 139 148 144 140 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 140
Write 115
Mixed 25.5
SusWrite 142
76% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 102%
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
51.1% Above average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 15.5
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 16.4
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 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 4,056 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $766
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