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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 161%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics59.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive366% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B45
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190828
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 14 '19 at 05:56
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8086K-$699
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
1-Core 150
2-Core 280
102% 215 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 893
89% 710 Pts
64-Core 1,097
74% 1,097 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$180
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2020 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Lighting 232
Reflection 192
Parallax 305
63% 243 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 218
Splatting 134
55% 167 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$165
773GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2393 2143 1169 1171 1162 1171 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
366% Outstanding
Read 2,559
Write 2368
Mixed 1,639
SusWrite 1,535
454% 2,025 MB/s
4K Read 69
4K Write 204
4K Mixed 98.8
339% 124 MB/s
DQ Read 1,513
DQ Write 1,424
DQ Mixed 1,440
1,089% 1,459 MB/s
Poor: 220%
This bench: 366%
Great: 358%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
109GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 649 327 326 326 325 325 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
239% Outstanding
Read 2,181
Write 1,481
Mixed 605
SusWrite 380
256% 1,161 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 200
4K Mixed 60.1
255% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,060
DQ Write 1,270
DQ Mixed 798
704% 1,043 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 239%
Great: 238%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$125
4TB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 170 190 189 176 189 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 193
Mixed 62
SusWrite 184
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
216% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 27.8
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 32.5
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 46.9
85% 46.9 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 123%
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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 4,736 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,563
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