MSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive31% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B78
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B78)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190306
Uptime13 Days
Run DateOct 07 '19 at 03:32
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$148
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
1-Core 121
2-Core 238
85% 180 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 783
79% 628 Pts
64-Core 993
67% 993 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$184
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
54.9% Above average
Lighting 212
Reflection 187
Parallax 205
54% 201 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 206
Splatting 165
56% 174 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
221GB free
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 450 453 456 456 458 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 453
Mixed 430
SusWrite 456
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 32.6
154% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 246
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 50.3
106% 214 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 107%
Great: 91%
Kingston A400 120GB-$22
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 60 37 128 32 8.1 MB/s
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
31% Below average
Read 275
Write 91.7
Mixed 91.5
SusWrite 61.8
28% 130 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 22.2
4K Mixed 11.8
51% 16.7 MB/s
DQ Read 15.8
DQ Write 17.3
DQ Mixed 16.3
12% 16.5 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 31%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 200 203 203 203 202 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 141
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 201
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$66
362GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 63 65 65 64 63 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 81.2
Write 73.2
Mixed 77
SusWrite 63.7
55% 73.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 63%
Seagate BUP BL 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 132 136 136 136 137 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 106
Write 127
Mixed 68.5
SusWrite 135
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.7
188% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 33.5
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 25.1
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 28.3
88% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
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 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 6,302 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,157
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