MSI Creator X299 (MS-7B96)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 84.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics91.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive319% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B96
MotherboardMSI Creator X299 (MS-7B96)  (all builds)
Memory59.1 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210120
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '22 at 02:09
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-7980XE-$1,010
CPU0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Memory 83.6
1-Core 126
2-Core 237
85% 149 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 926
85% 692 Pts
64-Core 1,915
128% 1,915 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.1% Outstanding
Lighting 118
Reflection 134
Parallax 116
95% 123 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 101
Splatting 97.5
86% 113 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Samsung SSD 980 500GB
382GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1800 1802 1831 1833 1838 1831 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
319% Outstanding
Read 2,178
Write 2,045
Mixed 2,011
SusWrite 1,823
454% 2,014 MB/s
4K Read 61.9
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 80.3
275% 96.7 MB/s
DQ Read 882
DQ Write 700
DQ Mixed 779
586% 787 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 319%
Great: 370%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 405 392 387 395 402 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 241
Mixed 49
SusWrite 392
153% 213 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.3
141% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 161%
Great: 239%
WD My Book 25EE 8TB
6TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 172 166 174 171 173 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 149
Write 163
Mixed 102
SusWrite 172
200% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 1.1
210% 2.57 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x31.5GB
2 of 8 slots used
63GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.7% Very good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 26
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 10.4
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 84.6" 1280 701 SAM0F14 SAMSUNG
Typical Creator X299 (MS-7B96) Builds (Compare 287 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 144%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 185%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Creator X299 (MS-7B96)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $2,061
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