MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
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 92.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics81.5% 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 Drive298% 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
13 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150715
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 19:32
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 i7-6700K-$276
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Memory 94.8
1-Core 131
2-Core 257
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 698
77% 592 Pts
64-Core 699
47% 699 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Asus(1043 8548) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.5% Excellent
Lighting 332
Reflection 300
Parallax 330
87% 321 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 301
Splatting 189
82% 230 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$89
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1531 1050 810 811 817 812 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
298% Outstanding
Read 2,106
Write 1,899
Mixed 1,420
SusWrite 972
358% 1,599 MB/s
4K Read 69.2
4K Write 181
4K Mixed 87.8
313% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,412
DQ Write 1,202
DQ Mixed 1,285
969% 1,300 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 298%
Great: 333%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$77
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 134 134 136 137 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 144
Write 132
Mixed 87.3
SusWrite 130
91% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 28.1
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 39.1
SC Mixed 30.4
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 57.7
69% 57.7 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984) Builds (Compare 908 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

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