MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 153%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics218% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive70.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A20
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180615
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 09 '19 at 14:39
Run Duration239 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-5930K-$560
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 132
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 515
QC Float 507
QC Mixed 514
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 966
MC Float 1,041
MC Mixed 1,020
151% 1,009 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,080
MSI(1462 3711) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Lighting 668
Reflection 608
Parallax 737
214% 671 fps
MRender 541
Gravity 644
Splatting 320
221% 502 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 218%
Great: 236%
Nvidia GTX 780 4GB
EVGA(3842 3787) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
63.8% Good
Lighting 169
Reflection 134
Parallax 241
60% 182 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 196
Splatting 114
66% 152 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 198 202 202 203 200 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 473
Write 338
Mixed 293
SusWrite 201
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 67.3
4K Mixed 25.7
99% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 98.9
DQ Mixed 154
125% 182 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 85%
Kingston SSDNow SNV Series 128GB
37GB free
Firmware: D100309a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 152 157 158 140 157 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
28.5% Poor
Read 215
Write 165
Mixed 102
SusWrite 153
36% 159 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 14.2
4K Mixed 8.6
32% 10.6 MB/s
DQ Read 10.2
DQ Write 19.2
DQ Mixed 8.2
8% 12.5 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 29%
OCZ Vector 128GB-$156
39GB free
Firmware: 3.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 211 220 206 224 218 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
90% Excellent
Read 467
Write 389
Mixed 308
SusWrite 216
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 34.9
141% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 282
229% 322 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$26
134GB free
Firmware: CC3E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 75 76 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 107
Write 107
Mixed 66
SusWrite 77
66% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.1
187% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 71%
WD WD6400AAVS-00G9B1 640GB
175GB free
Firmware: 05.04C05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 67 67 67 68 68 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 68.3
Write 65.5
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 66.9
45% 61.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 49%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$100
702GB free
Firmware: 07.01E.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 126 125 126 126 126 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 129
Write 122
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 126
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1.2
226% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 111%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$100
759GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 171 171 175 175 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 155
Mixed 104
SusWrite 173
109% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
216% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
101GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 106 106 106 107 106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 168
Write 154
Mixed 90.7
SusWrite 106
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 109%
WD Black 750GB (2008)-$129
112GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 96 96 96 97 96 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 103
Write 94.2
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 95.5
65% 88.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
189% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 64%
WD My Book 640GB
117GB free, PID 1100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 20 20 20 20 20 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
15.8% Very poor
Read 29.7
Write 26.2
Mixed 23
SusWrite 19.8
33% 24.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
107% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.8%
Great: 22%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 37.6
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 21.3
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 102%
Great: 167%
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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).

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Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,211
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