MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 153%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics151% 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.
Boot Drive113% 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
SystemMSI MS-7A12
MotherboardMSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180704
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 09:25
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$276
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 97.1
1-Core 144
2-Core 296
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 782
90% 684 Pts
64-Core 788
53% 788 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 102%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Gigabyte(1458 374E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2861 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
151% Outstanding
Lighting 590
Reflection 528
Parallax 647
155% 588 fps
MRender 275
Gravity 586
Splatting 307
151% 389 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 151%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 269 203 79 75 68 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 494
Mixed 404
SusWrite 174
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 59.5
214% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 228
208% 317 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
80GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 137 139 140 140 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 166
Write 120
Mixed 93
SusWrite 139
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
232% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 29.9
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 41.8
SC Mixed 31.1
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12) Builds (Compare 2,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $983
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