MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics80.1% 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 Drive55% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7917
MotherboardMSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '19 at 11:02
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User PER-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$299
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Memory 91.8
1-Core 113
2-Core 223
84% 143 Pts
4-Core 363
8-Core 589
60% 476 Pts
64-Core 586
39% 586 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.1% Excellent
Lighting 329
Reflection 290
Parallax 341
86% 320 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 294
Splatting 232
80% 243 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU630 240GB
223GB free
Firmware: R1210A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 388 380 382 387 387 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 393
Mixed 340
SusWrite 385
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 26.4
136% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 89.1
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 35.6
76% 148 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 93%
Great: 106%
WDC WDS240G2G0B-00EPW0 240GB
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UJ450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 251 79 119 120 75 77 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
55% Above average
Read 452
Write 360
Mixed 310
SusWrite 120
69% 310 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 43.9
4K Mixed 19.7
84% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 82
DQ Mixed 41
46% 79.5 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55%
Great: 55%
Seagate Momentus Thin 5400.9 2.5" 500GB-$26
53GB free
Firmware: 1002YAM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 66 65 64 65 65 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
40.5% Average
Read 76
Write 68.2
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 65.1
46% 62.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.5
88% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 61%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$30
90GB free
Firmware: JC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 96 97 93 84 94 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
49.9% Average
Read 80.7
Write 80.8
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 92.9
57% 77.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 72%
HP Portable HDD 1TB
269GB free, PID 1840
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 98 101 102 102 100 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 99.2
Write 99.2
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 100
106% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.3
22% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1866C10D3/8G 32GB
1333, 1600, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
60.2% Good
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.2
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 20.4
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) Builds (Compare 5,580 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

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