MSI X299 GAMING M7 ACK (MS-7A90)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 156%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 84.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics112% 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 Drive326% 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.
Memory128GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 128GB 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A90
MotherboardMSI X299 GAMING M7 ACK (MS-7A90)  (all builds)
Memory108.1 GB free of 128 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 06 '19 at 00:42
Run Duration465 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$1,210
CPU0, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 28 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
87% 185 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 960
88% 715 Pts
64-Core 2114
142% 2114 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
EVGA(3842 6687) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 452
Reflection 406
Parallax 430
116% 429 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 441
Splatting 268
107% 324 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$150
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1747 1679 1666 1637 1603 1568 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
326% Outstanding
Read 2,286
Write 1,956
Mixed 1,232
SusWrite 1650
399% 1,781 MB/s
4K Read 50.2
4K Write 210
4K Mixed 63.6
269% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,264
DQ Write 1,130
DQ Mixed 1,159
880% 1,185 MB/s
Poor: 263%
This bench: 326%
Great: 398%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$240
141GB free
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2043 1937 1919 1916 1918 1920 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
355% Outstanding
Read 2,348
Write 1984
Mixed 1,197
SusWrite 1,942
419% 1,868 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 225
4K Mixed 67.8
278% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 1,380
DQ Write 1264
DQ Mixed 1,222
944% 1,289 MB/s
Poor: 179%
This bench: 355%
Great: 358%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$129
214GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 478 477 477 477 478 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 479
Mixed 456
SusWrite 478
108% 477 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 52.7
186% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
269% 360 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 123%
Great: 135%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$100
550GB free
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1277 1290 1279 1288 1272 1268 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 1,417
Write 1402
Mixed 1,077
SusWrite 1,279
291% 1,294 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 66.8
260% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 687
DQ Write 969
DQ Mixed 273
362% 643 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 251%
Great: 283%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
348GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2368 2121 1116 1115 1119 1115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
347% Outstanding
Read 2,436
Write 2,301
Mixed 1,572
SusWrite 1,492
437% 1,951 MB/s
4K Read 60.2
4K Write 239
4K Mixed 82.6
323% 127 MB/s
DQ Read 1,402
DQ Write 1,304
DQ Mixed 1,331
1,005% 1,345 MB/s
Poor: 204%
This bench: 347%
Great: 359%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
149GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 469 468 469 467 467 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 477
Mixed 368
SusWrite 468
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 54.2
194% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 358
269% 360 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 124%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
464GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 469 467 469 466 466 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 478
Mixed 369
SusWrite 467
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 55.3
195% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 357
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 125%
Great: 134%
Sabrent ROCKET-PRO 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 37 37 38 38 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
20.1% Poor
Read 39.5
Write 37.8
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 37.5
9% 38.3 MB/s
4K Read 14.2
4K Write 16.1
4K Mixed 14.9
49% 15.1 MB/s
DQ Read 17.4
DQ Write 21.3
DQ Mixed 18.8
14% 19.2 MB/s
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$87
247GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 82 83 83 83 83 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
55% Above average
Read 108
Write 106
Mixed 105
SusWrite 82.7
75% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 55%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$83
775GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 88 95 93 93 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 96
Write 101
Mixed 62.5
SusWrite 92.6
65% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.5
206% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$75
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 145 147 148 148 148 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Read 149
Write 117
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 146
91% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8x16GB
8 of 8 slots used
128GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 63.9
MC Mixed 42
139% 48.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 10.6
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 120%
Great: 138%
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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 M7 ACK (MS-7A90) Builds (Compare 782 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X299 GAMING M7 ACK (MS-7A90)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,366
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