MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive98% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 18 '19 at 03:24
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
77.3% Very good
1-Core 125
2-Core 246
88% 186 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 648
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 650
44% 650 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Gigabyte(1458 360C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
35.4% Below average
Lighting 124
Reflection 101
Parallax 164
34% 130 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 146
Splatting 82.3
37% 114 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 39%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
299GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 288 292 292 302 302 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 444
Write 294
Mixed 274
SusWrite 295
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 34.8
158% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 238
203% 299 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 98%
Great: 128%
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
238GB free
Firmware: X2316RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 425 440 435 430 431 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Read 456
Write 412
Mixed 230
SusWrite 431
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 32.4
144% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 125
131% 219 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda Green 1TB-$48
609GB free
Firmware: CC3C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 112 113 110 107 110 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 133
Write 133
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 110
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
52.7% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 16
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 16.7
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 62%
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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 7,060 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $932
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