MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 81.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A20
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)  (all builds)
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160914
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 04:01
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 i7-6800K-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
SC Int 101
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 107
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 407
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 387
92% 408 Pts
MC Int 765
MC Float 892
MC Mixed 820
123% 826 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Lighting 301
Reflection 271
Parallax 301
93% 291 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 282
Splatting 225
101% 236 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$199
48GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 514
Write 334
Mixed 385
91% 411 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 82.8
4K Mixed 21.9
116% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 30.9
DQ Write 95.2
DQ Mixed 21.2
28% 49.1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 78%
Great: 109%
WD My Passport 259F 1TB
56GB free, PID 259f
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
29.3% Poor
Read 67.3
Write 66.4
Mixed 38.3
71% 57.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.22
64% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 29.3%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2666 C15 Series 2x16GB
2 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.2% Good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 24.9
MC Mixed 21.7
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 17.7
47% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 92%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) Builds (Compare 1,276 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) - $188

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,619
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