MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics40.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive208% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A32
MotherboardMSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170316
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateSep 10 '17 at 21:28
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 Ryzen 5 1600-$195
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
69.4% Good
SC Int 86.6
SC Float 80.6
SC Mixed 83.3
67% 83.5 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 324
QC Mixed 329
75% 330 Pts
MC Int 828
MC Float 855
MC Mixed 843
126% 842 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$145
Asus(1043 85D4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
40.5% Average
Lighting 122
Reflection 80.6
Parallax 137
39% 113 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 121
Splatting 86
41% 95.8 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial RealSSD C300 256GB-$188
231GB free
Firmware: 0006 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
39.2% Below average
Read 349
Write 219
Mixed 217
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 3.34
4K Mixed 3.28
43% 10.3 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 65%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$118
159GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 2,288
Write 1,127
Mixed 1,148
334% 1,521 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 55.4
4K Mixed 33.5
142% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 67
DQ Mixed 47.3
53% 93.7 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 208%
Great: 262%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-2666C DDR4 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
76.8% Very good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 26.8
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 21.1
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 135
30% 135 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 94%
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 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 2,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A32) - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 126% - Outstanding Total price: $796
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