MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 90.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics168% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive344% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7917
MotherboardMSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)  (all builds)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit 色彩,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJul 26 '18 at 11:51
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User TWN-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 122
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 457
96% 425 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 658
MC Mixed 643
96% 638 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$666
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Lighting 521
Reflection 525
Parallax 638
174% 561 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 549
Splatting 288
164% 369 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 168%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$180
272GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1643 1474 1742 1731 1707 1718 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
344% Outstanding
Read 2,539
Write 1,909
Mixed 988
SusWrite 1,669
396% 1,776 MB/s
4K Read 55.1
4K Write 212
4K Mixed 79.8
298% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 1237
DQ Write 997
DQ Mixed 989
775% 1,074 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 344%
Great: 347%
Intel 535 Series 240GB-$94
120GB free
Firmware: RG21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 212 200 231 214 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 430
Write 248
Mixed 293
SusWrite 205
66% 294 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 49.9
185% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 170
152% 231 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
388GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 119 120 118 120 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
68% Good
Read 118
Write 86.3
Mixed 70.8
SusWrite 119
72% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 68%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
376GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 117 118 118 116 118 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
68.3% Good
Read 121
Write 92
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 117
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68.8% Good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 20.7
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 23.1
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) Builds (Compare 12,281 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $832
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