MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics124% 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.
Boot Drive102% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A20
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)  (all builds)
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160715
Uptime25.9 Days
Run DateAug 06 '18 at 02:13
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i7-6800K-$443
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 129
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 483
QC Float 532
QC Mixed 504
115% 507 Pts
MC Int 877
MC Float 1,050
MC Mixed 947
143% 958 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$467
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 389
Reflection 371
Parallax 394
121% 385 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 382
Splatting 245
126% 288 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 124%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$88
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 303 276 413 242 462 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 473
Write 476
Mixed 322
SusWrite 332
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 39.9
154% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 67.9
127% 251 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
112GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 144 144 144 144 144 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 351
Mixed 359
SusWrite 169
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 53.7
201% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 177
182% 298 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 107%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$151
930GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 140 141 140 141 143 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Read 143
Write 143
Mixed 86
SusWrite 141
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
202% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 97%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 119 120 121 121 119 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 137
Write 109
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 119
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown + + 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 53.5
MC Mixed 39.4
127% 44.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 21.2
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 94%
This bench: 114%
Great: 138%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) Builds (Compare 1,760 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,680
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