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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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.
Graphics89.6% 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 Drive253% 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 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 06:44
Run Duration338 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 283
99% 212 Pts
4-Core 567
8-Core 1,128
104% 847 Pts
64-Core 2,644
177% 2,644 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 101%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Lighting 358
Reflection 321
Parallax 372
93% 350 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 318
Splatting 252
85% 265 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.6%
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: 1179 366 304 304 305 305 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,273
Write 1,463
Mixed 996
SusWrite 461
287% 1,298 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 222
4K Mixed 69.5
282% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 928
DQ Write 1,267
DQ Mixed 990
778% 1,062 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 253%
Great: 275%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 391 393 395 392 389 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 396
Write 180
Mixed 56
SusWrite 387
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 10.2
4K Mixed 2
10% 4.53 MB/s
DQ Read 4
DQ Write 9.6
DQ Mixed 5.6
5% 6.4 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 386%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 253GB
185GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 614 606 513 571 597 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 947
Write 606
Mixed 443
SusWrite 560
142% 639 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 38.8
145% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 491
DQ Mixed 146
163% 265 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 131%
Great: 135%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$81
220GB free
Firmware: CXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 488 308 307 308 309 311 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 1,840
Write 1,053
Mixed 836
SusWrite 339
224% 1,017 MB/s
4K Read 52.4
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 71
272% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 913
DQ Write 1,167
DQ Mixed 607
579% 896 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 224%
Great: 238%
LSI MR9261-8i 2TB
724GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 191 185 182 184 188 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: 375 332 280 346 378 379 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 57% Great: 137%
LSI MR9261-8i 499GB
447GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 82 81 81 82 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 69.5
MC Mixed 45.4
152% 53.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 24.5
SC Mixed 13
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 132%
Great: 117%
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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 1,090 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO

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

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