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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics48.7% 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 Drive84.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170901
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 05:44
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 134
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 496
QC Float 497
QC Mixed 502
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 997
MC Float 1138
MC Mixed 1,068
160% 1,068 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 104%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$230
Gigabyte(1458 3679) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1418 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
48.7% Average
Lighting 120
Reflection 128
Parallax 123
38% 124 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 162
Splatting 127
57% 133 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial_CT2050MX300SSD1 2TB
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Read 476
Write 333
Mixed 324
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 70
4K Mixed 26.6
111% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 24.7
78% 174 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 94%
WD easystore 25FB 8TB
5.5TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 174
Write 163
Mixed 129
195% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 4.55
4K Mixed 0.61
179% 2.06 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSE.16FBD 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
80.3% Excellent
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 25.7
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 25.1
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 80.3%
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 Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) Builds (Compare 2,470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) - $198

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 143% - Outstanding Total price: $906
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