MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 85.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.5% 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 Drive42.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (34%). 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '19 at 01:27
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$220
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 455
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 448
100% 438 Pts
MC Int 462
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 455
68% 456 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
75.5% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 204
Parallax 218
71% 220 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 222
Splatting 174
79% 183 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP S700 500GB-$60
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0116B1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 71 2.6 53 39 8.6 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 501
Write 438
Mixed 395
SusWrite 90.7
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 12.2
4K Mixed 0.7
52% 14.2 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 11.2
DQ Mixed 0.7
16% 41.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 96%
HP M700 120GB
80GB free
Firmware: Q1117B1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 430 433 253 101 101 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 429
Mixed 384
SusWrite 281
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 35.1
169% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 46.8
97% 192 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 100%
HP S700 120GB-$29
30GB free
Firmware: R0522A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 61 91 42 64 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 499
Write 451
Mixed 425
SusWrite 107
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 30.6
149% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 43.1
92% 181 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 82%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL9-9-9 D3-1600 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.7
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 19.1
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 58.2
69% 58.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) Builds (Compare 5,510 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $941
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