MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 85.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.7% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 08:06
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 451
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 447
MC Float 448
MC Mixed 453
67% 449 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
68.3% Good
Lighting 219
Reflection 185
Parallax 204
66% 203 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 197
Splatting 130
70% 162 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 514
Write 372
Mixed 403
95% 430 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 97.8
4K Mixed 12.9
116% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 45.9
100% 204 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 112%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$63
911GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Read 194
Write 75.5
Mixed 140
103% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 0.87
4K Mixed 0.16
86% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 107%
Seagate ST9160411ASG 160GB-$39
56GB free
Firmware: HP14 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 70.8
Write 64.6
Mixed 71.6
52% 69 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.38
81% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
67.7% Good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 20
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 21.4
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 67.7%
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 4,636 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $929
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