MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
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 54.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics95.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7992
MotherboardMSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '18 at 09:15
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 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-$87
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
54.6% Above average
SC Int 80
SC Float 70.4
SC Mixed 76.1
60% 75.5 Pts
QC Int 283
QC Float 236
QC Mixed 260
59% 260 Pts
MC Int 480
MC Float 388
MC Mixed 482
68% 450 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
Lighting 287
Reflection 290
Parallax 307
91% 295 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 279
Splatting 219
99% 232 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
228GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
68% Good
Read 381
Write 310
Mixed 300
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 49.6
4K Mixed 22.2
105% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 39.3
DQ Write 75.2
DQ Mixed 23.4
27% 45.9 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 68%
Great: 134%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA360 500GB
383GB free
Firmware: JP2OA50E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 122
Write 128
Mixed 90.4
84% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.4
95% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 74%
Seagate ST3320820AS 320GB-$28
109GB free
Firmware: 3.AAD Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 64.7
Write 58.9
Mixed 27.7
37% 50.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.35
77% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609ES2LX0. 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
31.1% Below average
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 9.4
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 7
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 9.5
24% 8.23 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 31.1%
Great: 36%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992) Builds (Compare 1,607 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
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: 83% - Excellent Total price: $337
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