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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 162%
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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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 135%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics113% 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 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)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 27 '19 at 08:50
Run Duration338 Seconds
Run User GBR-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 Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i9-7940X-$1,229
CPU0, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 28 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
135% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 552
QC Float 584
QC Mixed 565
128% 567 Pts
MC Int 2,409
MC Float 2,861
MC Mixed 2,681
396% 2,650 Pts
Poor: 101%
This bench: 135%
Great: 133%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 350
Reflection 314
Parallax 373
111% 346 fps
MRender 227
Gravity 320
Splatting 251
114% 266 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 113%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 619 324 326 325 323 324 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,275
Write 1470
Mixed 999
SusWrite 373
283% 1,279 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 222
4K Mixed 76
294% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 965
DQ Write 1,247
DQ Mixed 521
556% 911 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 253%
Great: 276%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 377 376 378 377 378 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
41.6% Average
Read 378
Write 196
Mixed 54
SusWrite 376
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 10.3
4K Mixed 2.3
11% 4.7 MB/s
DQ Read 4.2
DQ Write 9.7
DQ Mixed 5.2
4% 6.37 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 361%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 253GB
236GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 548 594 594 593 593 593 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 950
Write 585
Mixed 392
SusWrite 586
140% 628 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 39.4
147% 56.4 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 467
DQ Mixed 148
167% 274 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 134%
Great: 135%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
128GB free
Firmware: CXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 312 315 316 318 316 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,858
Write 1,108
Mixed 767
SusWrite 345
225% 1,020 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 71.1
274% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,517
DQ Write 1,072
DQ Mixed 1,021
836% 1,203 MB/s
Poor: 116%
This bench: 237%
Great: 228%
LSI MR9261-8i 2TB
677GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 183 183 174 185 191 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: 378 374 372 379 377 356 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 57% Great: 137%
LSI MR9261-8i 499GB
460GB free
Firmware: 2.13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 55 81 81 81 81 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
54.8% Above average
Read 120
Write 14.5
Mixed 71.7
SusWrite 71.1
52% 69.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.7
280% 1.67 MB/s
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
MC Write 69.4
MC Mixed 45.7
152% 53.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 12.8
45% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 132%
Great: 122%
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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 948 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
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Desktop
Desktop 127%
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Workstation
Workstation 126%
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Motherboard: MSI X299 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A95)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,424
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