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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 119%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% 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.
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)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 07:41
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 148
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 578
QC Float 599
QC Mixed 589
133% 589 Pts
MC Int 1,068
MC Float 1,244
MC Mixed 1,171
173% 1,161 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 119%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 457
Reflection 400
Parallax 430
138% 429 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 437
Splatting 264
139% 316 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 139%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$119
688GB free
Firmware: M3CR010 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 530
Write 407
Mixed 423
101% 453 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 81.3
4K Mixed 42.5
147% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 84
121% 229 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 105%
Great: 126%
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB-$100
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 94% Great: 182%
WD Blue 2.5" 750GB-$49
481GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 82
Write 89.3
Mixed 88
65% 86.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.27
88% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2009)-$23
271GB free
Firmware: 11.01A11 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Read 65.6
Write 61.5
Mixed 60.2
47% 62.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.37
100% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$135
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 27.7
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 32.8
96% 33.6 GB/s
Latency 50
80% 50 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
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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 2,997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B45) - $198

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,641
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $135SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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