MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics173% 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 Drive227% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7A20
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)  (all builds)
Memory29.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:47
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-6850K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 497
113% 499 Pts
MC Int 888
MC Float 1,030
MC Mixed 972
144% 964 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 565
Reflection 544
Parallax 640
183% 583 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 552
Splatting 296
166% 375 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 173%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier SP550 480GB-$160
380GB free
Firmware: 0AA Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 394
Write 236
Mixed 241
64% 290 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 22.8
105% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31.9
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 40.9
46% 73.6 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 77%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$586
136GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM !4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 2,039
Write 1,303
Mixed 1,519
359% 1,620 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 34.6
208% 85.6 MB/s
DQ Read 46.9
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 35.8
53% 93.2 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 227%
Great: 272%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
501GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 107
Write 107
Mixed 101
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.59
132% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6 6 6 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
85.5% Excellent
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 25
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 22.1
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 97%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 121%
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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 1,282 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,163
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