Performance Results

Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.5% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
11 days ago, 10 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7914
MotherboardMSI Z97 XPOWER AC (MS-7914)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160218
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 26 '23 at 15:08
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 above expectations (70th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Memory 89.3
1-Core 94.4
2-Core 237
78% 140 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 584
62% 494 Pts
64-Core 585
36% 585 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 465.89
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
35.1% Below average
Lighting 38.4
Reflection 57.5
Parallax 53.7
31% 49.9 fps
MRender 28.8
Gravity 66.6
Splatting 56.3
42% 50.6 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 35.1%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 155 181 191 204 200 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 505
Write 481
Mixed 410
SusWrite 186
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 42.7
156% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1.6
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 1.1
53% 116 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 126%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$67
929GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 19 23 23 24 23 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 48% Great: 112%
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 above expectations (77th percentile)
60.3% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 19.7
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 35 18 60 27.9" 1280 720 ACR040A Acer CB280HK
Typical Z97 XPOWER AC (MS-7914) Builds (Compare 33 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 72%
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 60%

Motherboard: MSI Z97 XPOWER AC (MS-7914)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $633
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