MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 56.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive57.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 11 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:43
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$80
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
56.8% Above average
SC Int 79.5
SC Float 68.4
SC Mixed 74.7
59% 74.2 Pts
QC Int 290
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 278
62% 272 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 416
MC Mixed 507
72% 476 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
67.3% Good
Lighting 201
Reflection 161
Parallax 257
68% 206 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 168
Splatting 181
67% 160 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
FCCT240M500SSD1 240GB
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 159 145 157 152 151 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 405
Write 271
Mixed 304
SusWrite 161
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 30.4
4K Mixed 20.8
68% 22.6 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 159
141% 212 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
1TB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 183 181 179 183 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 144
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 182
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 933 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
43.9% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 15.5
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 11.4
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 72%
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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 18,567 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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