MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
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 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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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.
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
4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 1 day ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemMSI MS-7A20
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190613
Uptime16.2 Days
Run DateFeb 01 '20 at 00:15
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6800K-$341
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 271
95% 202 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 813
80% 640 Pts
64-Core 1,014
68% 1,014 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$522
PNY(196E 119E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2802 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 408
Reflection 392
Parallax 424
107% 408 fps
MRender 258
Gravity 400
Splatting 259
108% 306 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$56
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 301 301 296 259 275 255 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 302
Mixed 297
SusWrite 281
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 40.6
167% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 247
211% 311 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 102%
Great: 127%
Crucial MX300 275GB-$144
65GB free
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 470 470 243 155 156 156 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 483
Mixed 403
SusWrite 275
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 40.4
150% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 308
225% 289 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 93%
Seagate ST33000651NS 3TB
1TB free
Firmware: G009
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 126 122 124 126 126 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 114
Write 112
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 125
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
127% Outstanding
MC Read 46
MC Write 58.3
MC Mixed 43.8
141% 49.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 23.4
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 49.2
81% 49.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 127%
Great: 119%
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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 2,531 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A20) - $223

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,200
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