MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9.31% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive208% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 15:52
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
112% 141 Pts
QC Int 513
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 527
118% 521 Pts
MC Int 974
MC Float 1,120
MC Mixed 1,048
157% 1,048 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 109%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
MSI(1462 7B45) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4758
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
9.31% Terrible
Lighting 22.8
Reflection 28.5
Parallax 23.9
7% 25.1 fps
MRender 26.1
Gravity 20.8
Splatting 34.2
11% 27 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.31%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung NVMe MZVPV256HDGL-00000 256GB
174GB free
Firmware: BXW7300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 1,942
Write 1,057
Mixed 1,229
311% 1,409 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 46
182% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 134
128% 201 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 208%
Great: 235%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$95
2.5TB free
Firmware: FP1A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 152
Write 156
Mixed 138
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 4.24
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.29
245% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 99%
WD WD10JPCX-24UE4T0 1TB
879GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 63.9
Write 69.7
Mixed 61.6
49% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.25
81% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 61%
WD Elements 1TB
751GB free, PID 1078
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
26.5% Poor
Read 94.4
Write 34.5
Mixed 53.1
68% 60.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.23
67% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 26.5%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$317
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.5% Very good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 24.8
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 31.1
SC Mixed 24.8
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 94%
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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 2,595 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B45) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,283
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