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 (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics144% 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 Drive114% 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180704
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '19 at 20:26
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$240
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 295
104% 221 Pts
4-Core 589
8-Core 785
90% 687 Pts
64-Core 780
52% 780 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 101%
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 (98th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Lighting 579
Reflection 536
Parallax 652
153% 589 fps
MRender 281
Gravity 577
Splatting 313
133% 390 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 144%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 222 228 182 98 87 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 494
Mixed 376
SusWrite 190
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 59.5
214% 77.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 233
210% 318 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 114%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
72GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 132 135 134 135 134 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Read 146
Write 125
Mixed 95.7
SusWrite 133
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99% Outstanding
MC Read 35.7
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 30.4
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 41.5
SC Mixed 30.4
86% 29.9 GB/s
Latency 50.3
80% 50.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99%
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 6,477 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $810
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $55
Intel Core i5-9600K $225Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $275Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $107
Intel Core i7-9700K $288Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super) $430Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $603SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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