MSI Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics142% 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 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 Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.8 GHz, turbo 5.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
1-Core 141
2-Core 282
100% 212 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 746
82% 632 Pts
64-Core 744
50% 744 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2902 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 574
Reflection 537
Parallax 601
150% 571 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 580
Splatting 311
133% 390 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 142%
Great: 141%
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 (80th 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: 44%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$69
2TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 196 195 194 198 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th 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: 57%
This bench: 113%
Great: 112%
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 (99th 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: 28%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 4,203 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $979
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