MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 30 days ago, 29 days ago, 29 days ago, 28 days ago, 27 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 25 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 23 days ago, 22 days ago, 20 days ago, 18 days ago, 17 days ago, 17 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 13 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 9 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 7 days ago, 6 days ago, 5 days ago, 4 days ago, 3 days ago, 2 days ago, 1 day ago, 1 day ago, 8 hrs ago, 8 hrs ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemMSI MS-7917
MotherboardMSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 15 '20 at 03:49
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
88.6% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 257
91% 193 Pts
4-Core 502
8-Core 685
77% 593 Pts
64-Core 687
46% 687 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$428
CLim: 1572 MHz, MLim: 1838 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
54.3% Above average
Lighting 204
Reflection 193
Parallax 160
54% 186 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 199
Splatting 138
55% 159 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$78
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 218 153 145 151 154 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 472
Mixed 411
SusWrite 169
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 65.5
227% 81.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 356
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 117%
Great: 116%
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$65
297GB free
Firmware: X41320RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 450 383 309 300 296 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 492
Mixed 349
SusWrite 322
93% 416 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 53
194% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 252
214% 314 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 115%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
60.1% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 16.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 21.3
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

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