MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics145% 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)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180704
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '19 at 20:16
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$281
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
1-Core 147
2-Core 295
104% 221 Pts
4-Core 579
8-Core 775
88% 677 Pts
64-Core 792
53% 792 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$722
Gigabyte(1458 374E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2958 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.91
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 585
Reflection 534
Parallax 652
154% 590 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 582
Splatting 312
133% 391 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 145%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 125 108 97 97 91 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 490
Mixed 375
SusWrite 131
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 62.7
221% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 229
208% 317 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 113%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
72GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 132 134 133 134 134 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 156
Write 136
Mixed 100
SusWrite 133
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
220% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 30.2
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 30.3
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 104%
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 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 6,493 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $913
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CPUGPUSSD
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Intel Core i7-9700K $350Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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