MSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics56.6% 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 Drive50.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B78
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 22 '19 at 04:01
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-3GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$170
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.25 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Memory 92.4
1-Core 126
2-Core 251
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 848
85% 673 Pts
64-Core 1070
72% 1070 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing below potential (99th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (70 fps cap detected)
56.6% Above average
Lighting 70.6
Reflection 73
Parallax 62.5
58% 68.7 fps
MRender 71.5
Gravity 68.2
Splatting 72.8
43% 70.8 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
223GB free
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 453 453 455 456 455 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 460
Mixed 435
SusWrite 455
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 32.8
158% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 47.4
102% 204 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 108%
Great: 101%
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 54 132 58 108 83 MB/s
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
50.3% Above average
Read 139
Write 87
Mixed 146
SusWrite 90.3
26% 116 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 26.7
112% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 96.3
78% 110 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 187 190 188 187 187 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 140
Mixed 86.2
SusWrite 187
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$64
516GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 82 83 83 83 82 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 77.5
Write 76.2
Mixed 55.2
SusWrite 82.3
54% 72.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 66%
Seagate BUP BL 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 124 119 118 118 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
63% Good
Read 100
Write 96.8
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 119
71% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.7
170% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 63%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3333 MHz clocked @ 1667 MHz
Performing below potential (100th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
114% Outstanding
MC Read 46.1
MC Write 42.5
MC Mixed 35.9
119% 41.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.7
SC Write 40
SC Mixed 30.8
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 114%
Great: 103%

 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 3,146 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $858
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