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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 117%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics122% 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-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170901
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 13:31
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
117% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 152
124% 154 Pts
QC Int 527
QC Float 566
QC Mixed 563
125% 552 Pts
MC Int 1,087
MC Float 1,298
MC Mixed 1,198
178% 1,194 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 117%
Great: 125%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
Zotac(19DA 4471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2189 MHz, MLim: 2890 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Lighting 0.8
Reflection 279
Parallax 629
71% 303 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 542
Splatting 274
160% 359 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 122%
Great: 177%
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
MSI(1462 7B45) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6286
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
10.3% Very poor
Lighting 25.3
Reflection 32
Parallax 27.1
8% 28.1 fps
MRender 27.8
Gravity 22.8
Splatting 38.4
12% 29.7 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.3%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,508
Write 1,470
Mixed 992
363% 1,656 MB/s
4K Read 61.2
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 86.9
309% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 965
DQ Write 1,412
DQ Mixed 994
806% 1,124 MB/s
Poor: 159% Great: 271%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$120
738GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 116 116 116 118 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
68% Good
Read 118
Write 129
Mixed 68
SusWrite 118
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.9
189% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 68%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 26.6
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 30.7
91% 31.7 GB/s
Latency 49.2
81% 49.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 96.3%
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 Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) Builds (Compare 2,509 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,554
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HDDRAMUSB
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