MSI A520M-A PRO (MS-7C96)

Performance Results

Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop 100%
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics38.3% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive142% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C96
MotherboardMSI A520M-A PRO (MS-7C96)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20230118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '23 at 00:12
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G-$137
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 83.4
1-Core 162
2-Core 327
102% 191 Pts
4-Core 633
8-Core 880
95% 757 Pts
64-Core 1,050
65% 1,050 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 100%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP
AMD(1002 0B31) ≥ 4GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 31.0.21018.6011
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
38.3% Below average
Lighting 45.9
Reflection 54.9
Parallax 70.1
37% 57 fps
MRender 53.2
Gravity 55.6
Splatting 41.1
40% 50 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 48%
Drive BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Adata LEGEND 700 512GB
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V0620A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 89 56 77 72 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 2,123
Write 42
Mixed 28
SusWrite 64.3
118% 564 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 35.2
4K Mixed 29.4
131% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 26.3
95% 213 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 142%
Great: 262%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Adata AX4U32008G16A-ST41 CT8G4DFRA32A.M4FF 16GB
3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
76.8% Very good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 27.3
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 27.4
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 30.4
97% 33.8 GB/s
Latency 75.2
53% 75.2 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 2 164 2 144 24" 1920 1009 VIE2022 J2444VFIPS
Typical A520M-A PRO (MS-7C96) Builds (Compare 1,877 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 24%
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 23%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $137
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