MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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.
Graphics41.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76% 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170901
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 06:47
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 i5-8600K-$249
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 512
QC Float 542
QC Mixed 524
119% 526 Pts
MC Int 760
MC Float 805
MC Mixed 781
117% 782 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 103%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
41.7% Average
Lighting 138
Reflection 83
Parallax 126
41% 115 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 125
Splatting 84.5
42% 96.9 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE5000PNC-WRSN 500GB
211GB free
Firmware: X41110WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 499
Mixed 478
111% 495 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 31.1
147% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 67.1
120% 237 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 109%
Great: 104%
PNY CS900 240GB-$47
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900211 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
76% Very good
Read 463
Write 321
Mixed 479
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 8.36
98% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 13.7
74% 164 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 45.9
MC Write 47.2
MC Mixed 32
119% 41.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 45.7
SC Mixed 32.1
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
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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 AC (MS-7B45) Builds (Compare 2,243 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,484
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