MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B43)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 125%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive224% 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-7B43
MotherboardMSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B43)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:12
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User GEO-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
125% Outstanding
SC Int 149
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 157
123% 154 Pts
QC Int 599
QC Float 638
QC Mixed 614
140% 617 Pts
MC Int 1,101
MC Float 1,324
MC Mixed 1,192
180% 1,206 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 125%
Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$238
236GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 530
Write 504
Mixed 514
115% 516 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 44.3
179% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 159
171% 285 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 122%
Great: 121%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$115
132GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 2,314
Write 1,033
Mixed 1,105
325% 1,484 MB/s
4K Read 58
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 30.5
198% 74.4 MB/s
DQ Read 60.6
DQ Write 435
DQ Mixed 27.2
86% 174 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 224%
Great: 262%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
927GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 79.5
Write 170
Mixed 144
99% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.65
200% 2.22 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$201
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 42.1
MC Mixed 33
110% 38.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.9
SC Write 45.9
SC Mixed 33.3
98% 34.4 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B43) Builds (Compare 249 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B43)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,340
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CPUGPUSSD
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Intel Core i5-8600K $222AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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