MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 19.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics39% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive41.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:24
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 4.5 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
19.8% Very poor
SC Int 27.9
SC Float 24.3
SC Mixed 25.3
21% 25.8 Pts
QC Int 108
QC Float 95.7
QC Mixed 99.5
23% 101 Pts
MC Int 176
MC Float 150
MC Mixed 168
25% 165 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
39% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 79.7
Parallax 121
37% 106 fps
MRender 80.5
Gravity 117
Splatting 85.2
41% 94.1 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 76 78 80 81 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 408
Write 118
Mixed 142
SusWrite 76.6
41% 186 MB/s
4K Read 15.8
4K Write 20.7
4K Mixed 15.9
55% 17.5 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 48.3
DQ Mixed 41.8
41% 68.1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 50%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
685GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 160 157 160 160 159 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 159
Mixed 110
SusWrite 159
110% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
234% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 107%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 8GB
7GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.1 4.1 4 3.2 3.4 3.5 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
4.84% Terrible
Read 21.5
Write 2
Mixed 6
SusWrite 3.9
8% 8.35 MB/s
4K Read 3.7
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
14% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.84%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
30.7% Below average
MC Read 11.5
MC Write 9.4
MC Mixed 12.1
32% 11 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 4.6
SC Mixed 7.7
18% 6.17 GB/s
Latency 99
40% 99 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $484
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