MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 164%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 159%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 96.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics222% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive339% 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.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemMSI MS-7A20
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)  (all builds)
Memory26.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20180615
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 09 '19 at 14:13
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i7-6850K-$489
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 126
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 441
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 463
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 869
MC Float 1,027
MC Mixed 950
142% 949 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,055
MSI(1462 3713) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Lighting 680
Reflection 602
Parallax 811
225% 698 fps
MRender 517
Gravity 650
Splatting 320
219% 496 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 222%
Great: 236%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$190
704GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1562 2370 1350 1161 1163 1168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
339% Outstanding
Read 2,556
Write 2398
Mixed 1,599
SusWrite 1,462
449% 2,004 MB/s
4K Read 67.6
4K Write 195
4K Mixed 93.3
325% 119 MB/s
DQ Read 1103
DQ Write 987
DQ Mixed 1,034
779% 1,041 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 339%
Great: 369%
Mushkin Striker 480GB-$200
86GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 479 481 481 478 474 471 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 495
Mixed 375
SusWrite 478
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 42.4
159% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 182
182% 290 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 113%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
37GB free
Firmware: CC4H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 176 182 176 153 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 136
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 175
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
178% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
723GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 123 125 125 126 124 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
70.4% Very good
Read 121
Write 123
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 124
70% 97.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6 6 6 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 54.3
MC Mixed 38.8
126% 44.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 21.7
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 57.5
70% 57.5 ns
Poor: 77%
This bench: 114%
Great: 132%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) Builds (Compare 2,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,211
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