MSI Z97 GAMING 7 (MS-7916)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics9.36% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive82.4% 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.
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 28 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7916
MotherboardMSI Z97 GAMING 7 (MS-7916)  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 08 '20 at 19:40
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Memory 97
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 698
77% 596 Pts
64-Core 691
46% 691 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 5770
MSI(1462 2140) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1055.0
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
9.36% Terrible
Lighting 45.8
Reflection 29.4
Parallax 41.7
12% 39 fps
MRender 22.1
Gravity 34.4
Splatting 29.2
9% 28.6 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.36%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$290
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 270 270 271 249 256 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 366
Write 362
Mixed 320
SusWrite 264
74% 328 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 38.4
134% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 219
166% 225 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 99%
Maxtor STM380215AS 80GB
1TB free
Firmware: 3.AAC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 104 104 104 105 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 103
Write 107
Mixed 67.1
SusWrite 104
70% 95 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 26.7
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.8
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 29.4
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 GAMING 7 (MS-7916) Builds (Compare 1,088 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 7 (MS-7916) - $203

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,031
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