MSI Z97M-G43(MS-7924)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics85% 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 Drive118% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
SystemMSI MS-7924
MotherboardMSI Z97M-G43(MS-7924)  (all builds)
Memory8.8 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140430
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 24 '20 at 18:56
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 85.2
1-Core 104
2-Core 205
77% 132 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 392
54% 394 Pts
64-Core 388
26% 388 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85% Excellent
Lighting 339
Reflection 312
Parallax 325
89% 325 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 314
Splatting 242
85% 255 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 512GB-$63
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 369 437 447 446 445 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 453
Mixed 429
SusWrite 413
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 52.4
183% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 294
240% 343 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 118%
Great: 123%
Crucial MX100 128GB-$74
82GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 184 184 186 185 185 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 450
Write 184
Mixed 224
SusWrite 184
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 39.7
152% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 170
148% 222 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 88%
WD Green 1.5TB (2009)-$164
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 89 89 90 90 91 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 86
Write 84.8
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 89.6
56% 77 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.4
84% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 56%
Intenso External USB-3.0 1TB
345GB free
Firmware: 1201
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 94 94 93 94 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 85.7
Write 82.8
Mixed 24.2
SusWrite 93.3
52% 71.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
67% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-537.A00LF 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 12GB
1333, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
33.5% Below average
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 11.4
MC Mixed 10.1
31% 10.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 10.8
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97M-G43(MS-7924) Builds (Compare 1,024 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97M-G43(MS-7924) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $769
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