MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 72%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.3% 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 (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180616
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 02 '19 at 01:28
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 54%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i5-6500-$206
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
72% Very good
SC Int 97.2
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 101
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 354
QC Float 415
QC Mixed 370
86% 380 Pts
MC Int 345
MC Float 407
MC Mixed 374
56% 375 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$208
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
69% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 192
Parallax 207
64% 202 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 200
Splatting 161
73% 170 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 525GB-$140
301GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 405 322 239 231 440 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 414
Write 471
Mixed 326
SusWrite 337
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 98.4
4K Mixed 38.2
138% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 323
243% 325 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 99%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
972GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 285 285 288 282 286 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
174% Outstanding
Read 320
Write 258
Mixed 106
SusWrite 284
176% 242 MB/s
4K Read 9.6
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 1.7
670% 5.23 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 174%
Great: 211%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
137GB free, PID a00d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.6 4.8 4.6 2.3 1.8 1.9 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
14.6% Very poor
Read 61.5
Write 63.7
Mixed 29.5
SusWrite 3.1
49% 39.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
73% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 14.6%
Great: 44%
WD My Passport 0820 1TB
630GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 97 99 99 97 98 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
41.2% Average
Read 93
Write 92.5
Mixed 56
SusWrite 98.2
115% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
101% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 41.2%
Great: 44%
ASMedia USB 3.0 Device 2TB
367GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 97 93 93 102 96 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 53.5
Write 99.2
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 95.5
115% 79.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.9
128% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$89
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.4% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 22.7
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 24.5
SC Mixed 21.4
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 111%
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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 Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984) Builds (Compare 2,047 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
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Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $800
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