MSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 81%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B78
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180402
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 22:51
Run Duration257 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$320
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
81% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 117
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 390
QC Mixed 383
87% 382 Pts
MC Int 662
MC Float 696
MC Mixed 682
102% 680 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 81%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
69.4% Good
Lighting 201
Reflection 175
Parallax 295
73% 224 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 193
Splatting 129
67% 155 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 650 584 0.5 689 325 289 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 77% Great: 134%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
184GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 112 112 112 111 111 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 150
Write 81.2
Mixed 65
SusWrite 105
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 106%
WD My Book 25EE 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 138 135 136 135 134 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 73.5
Write 139
Mixed 93.7
SusWrite 135
160% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
119% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$134
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 28.7
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 24.9
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 80.3
50% 80.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78) Builds (Compare 671 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,010
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