MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics95.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180709
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 15 '19 at 18:51
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
71% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 212
79% 165 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 637
62% 498 Pts
64-Core 975
65% 975 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 71%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Lighting 373
Reflection 348
Parallax 398
98% 373 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 358
Splatting 224
96% 269 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$80
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,142
Write 1,318
Mixed 1,182
341% 1,547 MB/s
4K Read 53.5
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 69.2
240% 84.9 MB/s
DQ Read 964
DQ Write 977
DQ Mixed 977
733% 973 MB/s
Poor: 174% Great: 276%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$76
118GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 315 315 314 313 313 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 440
Mixed 379
SusWrite 324
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 95.4
4K Mixed 51.3
173% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 353
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 108%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
605GB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 152 150 152 152 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
90% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 166
Mixed 120
SusWrite 151
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
211% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 90%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.8% Good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 23.6
MC Mixed 19.5
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 17
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) Builds (Compare 4,766 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,549
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