MSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics176% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.9% 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
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160216
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 20 '19 at 23:26
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing way above expectations (94th 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 4.8 GHz, turbo 5.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 141
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 484
QC Float 552
QC Mixed 517
117% 517 Pts
MC Int 712
MC Float 754
MC Mixed 744
110% 737 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2902 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Lighting 574
Reflection 537
Parallax 601
181% 571 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 580
Splatting 311
173% 390 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 176%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 2.5 7mm 256GB
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT08D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 245 238 210 190 239 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 450
Write 144
Mixed 138
SusWrite 224
53% 239 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 23.7
115% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 68.8
98% 186 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 196 195 194 198 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 154
Mixed 79.7
SusWrite 196
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
73.1% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 21.1
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 25.4
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 53.2
75% 53.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 3,775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $152

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $975
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