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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics60.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive244% 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)
Memory28.1 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 06:15
Run Duration338 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-7940X-$1,300
CPU0, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 28 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 141
2-Core 280
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 565
8-Core 1,124
104% 845 Pts
64-Core 2,639
177% 2,639 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 101%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$405
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
60.6% Good
Lighting 127
Reflection 291
Parallax 338
42% 252 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 319
Splatting 249
84% 263 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1148 395 306 305 306 306 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
244% Outstanding
Read 2,270
Write 1,461
Mixed 1,015
SusWrite 461
288% 1,302 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 218
4K Mixed 74.1
293% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 1,237
DQ Mixed 1,014
714% 870 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 244%
Great: 280%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 333 373 373 373 373 375 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 287
Write 211
Mixed 54
SusWrite 367
52% 230 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 10.2
4K Mixed 2.2
11% 4.67 MB/s
DQ Read 4.2
DQ Write 9.7
DQ Mixed 5.3
4% 6.4 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 386%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 253GB
185GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 589 591 593 597 608 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 966
Write 586
Mixed 442
SusWrite 571
143% 641 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 38.7
144% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 476
DQ Mixed 152
166% 269 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 132%
Great: 135%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$76
220GB free
Firmware: CXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 492 310 309 308 308 308 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
229% Outstanding
Read 1,908
Write 1176
Mixed 814
SusWrite 339
234% 1,059 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 191
4K Mixed 70.8
271% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,003
DQ Write 1,183
DQ Mixed 742
656% 976 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 229%
Great: 236%
LSI MR9261-8i 2TB
724GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 188 185 182 184 191 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: 377 339 293 281 285 302 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 57% Great: 137%
LSI MR9261-8i 499GB
447GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 81 81 69 69 81 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 (99th percentile)
132% Outstanding
MC Read 45.1
MC Write 69.4
MC Mixed 45.8
153% 53.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 13.4
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 132%
Great: 115%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95) Builds (Compare 1,087 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO

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

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