MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics85.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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
12 days ago, 10 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A12
MotherboardMSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160724
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 21:47
Run Duration255 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 91.7
1-Core 122
2-Core 224
86% 146 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 658
70% 544 Pts
64-Core 665
45% 665 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$250
Gigabyte(1458 402B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 512.15
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
85.7% Excellent
Lighting 113
Reflection 107
Parallax 121
91% 114 fps
MRender 96.3
Gravity 98.8
Splatting 91.7
79% 95.6 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSC2KW180H6 180GB
168GB free
Firmware: LSF036C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 81 83 81 82 82 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 452
Write 383
Mixed 366
SusWrite 116
74% 329 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 45.6
162% 62.5 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 244
198% 279 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 92%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$71
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 86 104 173 142 172 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 194
Mixed 84.9
SusWrite 132
111% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$56
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
73.2% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 22.7
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 34: 5R 3G 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
34% 33% 24 64 50 60 72.3" 1280 720 SPL1001 SPLITTER
History: Score 38: 5R 4G 1B | Score 21: 3R 1G 3B | Score 34: 5R 3G 0B
Typical Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12) Builds (Compare 5,981 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A12) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $707
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