MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics62.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive102% 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
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180616
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 13 '18 at 12:00
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU9%

 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 i5-6500-$211
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
75.6% Very good
SC Int 97.6
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 99.4
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 400
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 380
MC Float 421
MC Mixed 400
60% 400 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
62.2% Good
Lighting 182
Reflection 173
Parallax 186
57% 181 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 184
Splatting 126
66% 153 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX300 240GB-$83
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M2CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 419 430 432 434 432 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 428
Mixed 419
SusWrite 426
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 43.6
146% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 145
DQ Mixed 171
142% 209 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 102%
Great: 117%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
301GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 112 114 114 114 114 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 168
Write 142
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 114
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
236% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$215
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 27.6
86% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 23.2
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984) Builds (Compare 1,748 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $855
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