MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
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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 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 51.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.2% 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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7992
MotherboardMSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)  (all builds)
Memory1.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateMay 29 '19 at 03:41
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 51%

 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 FX-8350-$93
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
51.8% Above average
SC Int 70.1
SC Float 65.9
SC Mixed 68
54% 68 Pts
QC Int 253
QC Float 238
QC Mixed 253
56% 248 Pts
MC Int 490
MC Float 408
MC Mixed 470
69% 456 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
70.9% Very good
Lighting 207
Reflection 173
Parallax 279
72% 220 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 209
Splatting 129
70% 160 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 271 279 265 285 296 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 439
Mixed 353
SusWrite 277
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 77
4K Mixed 48.4
161% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 257
194% 262 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
825GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 170 169 169 172 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 154
Mixed 95.2
SusWrite 169
109% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
242% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
434GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 150 149 149 151 152 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Read 142
Write 139
Mixed 92.5
SusWrite 150
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
31.4% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 9
29% 10 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 8.8
26% 8.97 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.4%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992) Builds (Compare 2,063 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $347
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