MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 178%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 93.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics197% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive176% 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.
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-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150105
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 07 '20 at 07:44
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Memory 95.1
1-Core 116
2-Core 256
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 673
76% 585 Pts
64-Core 674
45% 674 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Nvidia(10DE 1467) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
197% Outstanding
Lighting 245
Reflection 245
Parallax 278
198% 256 fps
MRender 302
Gravity 233
Splatting 140
196% 225 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 197%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
811GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P4CR311 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 616 682 690 687 687 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 751
Write 691
Mixed 673
SusWrite 636
155% 688 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 69.7
236% 81.9 MB/s
DQ Read 787
DQ Write 724
DQ Mixed 979
673% 830 MB/s
Poor: 162%
This bench: 176%
Great: 380%
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$39
27GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 78 77 77 77 77 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 452
Write 401
Mixed 365
SusWrite 93.6
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 23.2
122% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 32.1
67% 134 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 79%
WD Game Drive 5TB
4.5TB free, PID 262f
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 113 114 113 114 112 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 112
Write 113
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 113
139% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 7.4
4K Mixed 0.8
282% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 67%
WD Game Drive 5TB
2TB free, PID 262f
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 84 85 84 85 83 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
43.1% Average
Read 74
Write 82.2
Mixed 66.3
SusWrite 83.8
106% 76.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.8
184% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
63.5% Good
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 19.2
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 21
59% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 56.7
70% 56.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 68%

 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 4,026 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $915
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