MSI A520M-A PRO (MS-7C96)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.6% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive231% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C96
MotherboardMSI A520M-A PRO (MS-7C96)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201102
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 08:28
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$296
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Memory 75.7
1-Core 140
2-Core 279
91% 165 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 1,001
96% 772 Pts
64-Core 1,442
97% 1,442 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Asus(1043 85E7) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
3.6% Terrible
Lighting 4.6
Reflection 6.3
Parallax 5
4% 5.3 fps
MRender 6.4
Gravity 3.9
Splatting 5
4% 5.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.6%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0322 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1014 1025 1039 1049 1059 401 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 2045
Write 1,080
Mixed 1,013
SusWrite 931
281% 1,267 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 57
194% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 522
DQ Write 910
DQ Mixed 618
496% 683 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 231%
Great: 233%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$29
466GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 123 125 125 125 125 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
71.9% Very good
Read 126
Write 117
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 124
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
179% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$134
898GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 123 123 123 124 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 124
Write 115
Mixed 96.7
SusWrite 123
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD48G266681 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
75.1% Very good
MC Read 30
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 29.7
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 29.7
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 89
45% 89 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 93%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 19%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI A520M-A PRO (MS-7C96)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $317
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