MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics106% 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 Drive61.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7992
MotherboardMSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 22:42
Run Duration355 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 FX-8350-$115
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
57% Above average
SC Int 80.8
SC Float 72.8
SC Mixed 78.1
62% 77.2 Pts
QC Int 280
QC Float 236
QC Mixed 276
60% 264 Pts
MC Int 494
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 488
71% 470 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 57%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 338
Reflection 304
Parallax 350
106% 331 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 301
Splatting 233
105% 245 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$130
317GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 441
Write 292
Mixed 288
75% 341 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 20.6
83% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 94.4
DQ Mixed 46.4
55% 98.2 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 87%
Adata SP550NS38 240GB
193GB free
Firmware: P0414B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 443
Write 230
Mixed 252
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 32.3
4K Mixed 20.3
81% 25.8 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 81.1
DQ Mixed 43.5
54% 97.4 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 78%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$79
98GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
69.2% Good
Read 492
Write 353
Mixed 398
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 4.38
74% 29.5 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 26.7
60% 125 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 81%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
14GB free, PID 6544, Kingston
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
6.17% Terrible
Read 28.8
Write 4.62
Mixed 7.6
13% 13.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.09
4K Write 0.007
4K Mixed 0.01
16% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.17%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 15.1
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 11.7
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992) Builds (Compare 937 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

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