MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics96.4% 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 Drive78.4% 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.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150105
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 05:19
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 401
QC Float 418
QC Mixed 428
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 563
MC Float 600
MC Mixed 592
88% 585 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Lighting 296
Reflection 292
Parallax 307
93% 298 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 276
Splatting 224
99% 232 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC480G1CS1754D117-533 480GB
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 411
Write 397
Mixed 403
90% 404 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 96.5
4K Mixed 21.1
118% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 26.8
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 20.7
28% 49.5 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 96%
Seagate ST2000LM015-2E8174 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 79.3
Write 63.7
Mixed 54.6
49% 65.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 5.27
4K Mixed 0.36
174% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
51.5% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.3
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 17.8
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 53%
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 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 4,101 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $799
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