MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive62.3% 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 and 4 months 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7992
MotherboardMSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170505
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 10 '18 at 03:16
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$75
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.3% Good
SC Int 92.6
SC Float 78.9
SC Mixed 85.7
69% 85.7 Pts
QC Int 320
QC Float 277
QC Mixed 310
69% 302 Pts
MC Int 544
MC Float 473
MC Mixed 529
78% 516 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier SP550 240GB-$66
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P070 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 411
Write 230
Mixed 247
65% 296 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 37.3
4K Mixed 20.4
80% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 46
68% 130 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 96%
Toshiba MK3265GSX 320GB-$91
139GB free
Firmware: GJ00 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
38.1% Below average
Read 46.4
Write 86.2
Mixed 53
46% 61.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.26
72% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 15.4
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.4
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 70%
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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 1,569 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7992)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $297
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