MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 54.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics25.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7992
MotherboardMSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 13:46
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-6350 Six-Core-$200
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
54.1% Above average
SC Int 83.6
SC Float 73.3
SC Mixed 79.5
63% 78.8 Pts
QC Int 281
QC Float 241
QC Mixed 264
60% 262 Pts
MC Int 355
MC Float 305
MC Mixed 350
51% 337 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-X-$781
Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.10.3
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
25.3% Poor
Lighting 77.4
Reflection 43.5
Parallax 109
27% 76.5 fps
MRender 36
Gravity 77
Splatting 49.4
24% 54.1 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 395
Write 327
Mixed 316
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 18
103% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 40.2
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 17.6
32% 60.9 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 108%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$113
950GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 139
Mixed 128
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.27
103% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
43.7% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 12.6
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 55%
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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 1,676 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $327
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