MSI X299 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7B05)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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.
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-7B05
MotherboardMSI X299 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7B05)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170721
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 20:27
Run Duration255 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-7820X-$459
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 131
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 487
QC Float 512
QC Mixed 502
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 1,246
MC Float 1,397
MC Mixed 1,370
200% 1,338 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 108%
Great: 122%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 416
Reflection 381
Parallax 407
128% 401 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 395
Splatting 249
129% 296 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 129%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$192
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,038
Write 2127
Mixed 1,502
421% 1,889 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 196
4K Mixed 71
276% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,374
DQ Write 1,148
DQ Mixed 1,245
937% 1,256 MB/s
Poor: 187% Great: 321%
Transcend SSD370S 512GB-$190
476GB free
Firmware: N1114H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 434 433 432 434 428 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 417
Mixed 303
SusWrite 432
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 37.2
143% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 196
171% 253 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$65
454GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 71 73 72 72 71 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 62.7
Write 59.6
Mixed 57.1
SusWrite 70.9
46% 62.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 63%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 135 138 138 138 138 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 130
Write 124
Mixed 74.9
SusWrite 137
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 86%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$88
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 117 119 119 119 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 167
Write 141
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 117
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 98%
Seagate Archive HDD 8TB (2015)-$200
4.5TB free
Firmware: AR17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 165 159 165 162 163 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 37% Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 52.6
MC Mixed 28.7
106% 37 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 11
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 94%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X299 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7B05) Builds (Compare 118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
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Motherboard: MSI X299 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7B05)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,218
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