MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics47.4% 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 Drive205% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A32
MotherboardMSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32)  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190513
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 19:51
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU 44%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X-$230
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
67.9% Good
Memory 65.7
1-Core 105
2-Core 210
71% 127 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 677
66% 526 Pts
64-Core 1,127
76% 1,127 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
MSI(1462 3721) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (163 fps cap detected)
47.4% Average
Lighting 163
Reflection 163
Parallax 163
43% 163 fps
MRender 163
Gravity 162
Splatting 163
48% 163 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$135
236GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 954 999 994 1041 1052 1052 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
205% Outstanding
Read 1,259
Write 1,043
Mixed 989
SusWrite 1,015
242% 1,077 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 57.2
188% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 822
DQ Write 720
DQ Mixed 756
570% 766 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 205%
Great: 396%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$75
233GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 275 273 274 274 324 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 432
Write 273
Mixed 296
SusWrite 297
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 39.2
138% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 230
207% 314 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94%
Great: 116%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
112GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 130 129 130 130 130 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 348
Write 125
Mixed 134
SusWrite 130
41% 184 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 61.8
4K Mixed 18.2
90% 34.2 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 48.3
83% 168 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 73%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$53
908GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 88 85 87 89 89 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 97.5
Write 84
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 87.2
62% 84.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.2% Good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 25.6
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 15.8
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 112
36% 112 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) Builds (Compare 19,658 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,184
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