MSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO
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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 134%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics91.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive240% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A95
MotherboardMSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181130
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '19 at 06:07
Run Duration338 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 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 i9-7940X-$900
CPU0, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 28 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
134% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 544
QC Float 581
QC Mixed 558
127% 561 Pts
MC Int 2,391
MC Float 2,803
MC Mixed 2,639
390% 2611 Pts
Poor: 101%
This bench: 134%
Great: 133%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$314
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Lighting 128
Reflection 292
Parallax 339
63% 253 fps
MRender 219
Gravity 316
Splatting 251
112% 262 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1182 355 305 305 305 305 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 2,252
Write 1,472
Mixed 1,017
SusWrite 460
288% 1,300 MB/s
4K Read 50.1
4K Write 215
4K Mixed 69.9
279% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 422
DQ Write 1,236
DQ Mixed 514
484% 724 MB/s
Poor: 162%
This bench: 240%
Great: 277%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 373 377 372 375 375 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
40.9% Average
Read 377
Write 251
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 369
59% 264 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 10.5
4K Mixed 2.1
10% 4.63 MB/s
DQ Read 4.1
DQ Write 9.6
DQ Mixed 6.1
5% 6.6 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 361%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 253GB
185GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 591 596 594 589 590 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 970
Write 583
Mixed 399
SusWrite 567
140% 630 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 38.3
144% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 473
DQ Mixed 147
166% 274 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 133%
Great: 135%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
220GB free
Firmware: CXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 305 305 306 307 308 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 1,810
Write 1,122
Mixed 807
SusWrite 335
225% 1,018 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 70.4
272% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,112
DQ Write 1,178
DQ Mixed 803
698% 1,031 MB/s
Poor: 121%
This bench: 227%
Great: 230%
LSI MR9261-8i 2TB
724GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 186 184 186 183 192 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 57% Great: 137%
LSI MR9261-8i 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 364 384 368 344 366 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 57% Great: 137%
LSI MR9261-8i 499GB
447GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 49 49 49 48 48 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
132% Outstanding
MC Read 45.2
MC Write 69.3
MC Mixed 45.6
152% 53.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 13.1
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 132%
Great: 119%
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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 X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95) Builds (Compare 945 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,424
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