MSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics132% 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 Drive63.9% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A95
MotherboardMSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170816
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 08 '17 at 22:04
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i7-7800X-$370
CPU0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
SC Int 102
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 123
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 385
QC Mixed 388
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 921
MC Float 1,030
MC Mixed 974
146% 975 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$510
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 437
Reflection 399
Parallax 403
131% 413 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 413
Splatting 254
132% 303 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 132%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
477GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 475
Mixed 447
106% 474 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 33
142% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 49.5
87% 162 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$230
390GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 2,278
Write 1,428
Mixed 1,461
381% 1,722 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 48
222% 81 MB/s
DQ Read 58
DQ Write 391
DQ Mixed 198
160% 216 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 255%
Great: 276%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$200
216GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,929
Write 912
Mixed 1,155
293% 1,332 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 44.8
217% 84.7 MB/s
DQ Read 502
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 197
204% 339 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 216%
Great: 222%
Crucial M4 256GB-$218
201GB free
Firmware: 070H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 484
Write 259
Mixed 338
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 5.4
85% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 5.8
34% 78.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
79.6% Very good
MC Read 22.8
MC Write 47.1
MC Mixed 23.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 9.7
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 86.1
46% 86.1 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95) Builds (Compare 97 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 131%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 131%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,510
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