MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics106% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 08 '20 at 02:31
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User KWT-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Memory 84.1
1-Core 104
2-Core 193
75% 127 Pts
4-Core 308
8-Core 470
50% 389 Pts
64-Core 464
31% 464 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$391
Sapphire(1DA2 E410) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.5.1
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 284
Parallax 699
98% 452 fps
MRender 231
Gravity 404
Splatting 352
107% 329 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 106%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$70
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 580ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 184 185 170 200 188 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 370
Write 33
Mixed 279
SusWrite 177
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 39
121% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 267
196% 256 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75%
Great: 93%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
335GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 402 403 407 420 409 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Read 439
Write 415
Mixed 370
SusWrite 405
92% 407 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 38.2
130% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 354
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 123%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
314GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0 58 63 59 59 62 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
53.2% Above average
Read 135
Write 136
Mixed 85
SusWrite 50.2
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 16.6
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 13.1
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 63%

 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 1,745 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 Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $955
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