MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.59% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive25.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
SystemMSI MS-7922
MotherboardMSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition (MS-7922)  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 17:57
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
76.9% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 113
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 385
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 366
87% 383 Pts
MC Int 536
MC Float 598
MC Mixed 586
86% 573 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
MSI(1462 7922) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
5.59% Terrible
Lighting 12.2
Reflection 17.7
Parallax 22.8
5% 17.6 fps
MRender 20
Gravity 7.3
Splatting 18.9
6% 15.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.59%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$24
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 91 16 70 6.1 75 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
25.8% Poor
Read 215
Write 39
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 59.5
20% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 14.2
4K Mixed 7.6
44% 13.1 MB/s
DQ Read 18.5
DQ Write 18.6
DQ Mixed 16
13% 17.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 72%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
887GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 190 188 193 193 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 84.5
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 191
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6AFR8C-PB HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
35.8% Below average
MC Read 11.6
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 10.2
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 12.6
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 52%
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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 4,335 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: 83% - Excellent Total price: $828
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