MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive97.6% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7992
MotherboardMSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '19 at 11:58
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$163
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.9% Very good
Memory 88.1
1-Core 74.5
2-Core 148
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 479
49% 385 Pts
64-Core 470
32% 470 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.3% Above average
Lighting 186
Reflection 181
Parallax 214
49% 194 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 182
Splatting 127
52% 154 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 278 269 246 233 243 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 449
Mixed 381
SusWrite 273
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 51.2
164% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 241
176% 229 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 124%
Hitachi HUA723030ALA641 3TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: MKAOA840
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 147 147 148 149 149 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 133
Write 140
Mixed 71
SusWrite 147
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 88%
Toshiba DT01ABA100V 1TB
913GB free
Firmware: MU2OA7T0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 151 151 153 151 153 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 150
Write 145
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 151
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
51.1% Above average
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 18.9
53% 18.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 62%

 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 367 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

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

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