MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 59%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics51.7% 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 Drive77.9% 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 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)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 20:33
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-6300-$55
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
59% Above average
SC Int 89.8
SC Float 78.4
SC Mixed 84.5
67% 84.2 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 249
QC Mixed 289
64% 282 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 359
MC Mixed 410
59% 395 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
CLim: 1152 MHz, MLim: 1349 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
51.7% Above average
Lighting 7.8
Reflection 154
Parallax 273
32% 145 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 175
Splatting 172
66% 157 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 120GB-$29
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900612
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 72 74 59 92 74 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 484
Write 349
Mixed 336
SusWrite 105
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 77.1
4K Mixed 33.4
138% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 235
DQ Mixed 174
148% 215 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 83%
Seagate ST1000LM044 HN-M101SAD 1TB
752GB free
Firmware: 2BD10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 124 124 124 124 124 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 126
Write 91.8
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 124
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 1.2
252% 2.2 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 72%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 160C0 V3 Series 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 17.7
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 14
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 GAMING (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 18,553 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $480
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