MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% 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 Drive130% 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.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171214
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 04:54
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-8700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 110
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 465
QC Mixed 524
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 1,020
MC Float 1,155
MC Mixed 1112
164% 1,096 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 103%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 421
Reflection 392
Parallax 416
130% 409 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 405
Splatting 252
131% 299 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 130%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$198
267GB free
Firmware: B35900WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 1,459
Write 324
Mixed 480
163% 755 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 19.6
131% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 13.7
91% 212 MB/s
Poor: 94%
This bench: 130%
Great: 142%
Intel 520 Series 180GB-$149
168GB free
Firmware: 400i Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 472
Write 170
Mixed 227
63% 290 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 20.8
134% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 67.8
90% 162 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 75%
WD Elements 1TB
848GB free, PID 10b8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 109
Write 98.8
Mixed 57.1
108% 88.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.25
70% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 43%
SanDisk Ultra 64GB
20GB free, PID 5590
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 146
Write 104
Mixed 114
149% 121 MB/s
4K Read 5.88
4K Write 3.42
4K Mixed 1.43
187% 3.58 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 4000 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 44.5
MC Write 44.9
MC Mixed 30.5
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 46.6
SC Mixed 33.3
96% 33.8 GB/s
Latency 45.8
87% 45.8 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45) Builds (Compare 693 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45) - $161

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,405
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