MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 81%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics102% 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 Drive105% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7984
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160724
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMay 03 '17 at 05:02
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 i7-6700-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 112
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 370
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 397
88% 388 Pts
MC Int 576
MC Float 648
MC Mixed 621
92% 615 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$332
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 304
Parallax 312
98% 312 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 297
Splatting 235
105% 246 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 397
Mixed 408
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 82.4
4K Mixed 43.7
166% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 86.3
101% 172 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 105%
Great: 134%
Maxtor STM31000340AS 1TB
438GB free
Firmware: MX15
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 90.6
Write 72.7
Mixed 67.1
58% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.44
107% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 56%
Lexar JumpDrive S25 USB 3.0 64GB-$22
58GB free, PID a838
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
40.7% Average
Read 126
Write 88.1
Mixed 95.7
126% 103 MB/s
4K Read 3.56
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.63
62% 1.66 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3400 C16 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 32.7
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 38.3
SC Mixed 27.9
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 103%
Great: 143%
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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 1,558 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING (MS-7984)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $682
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