MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 51.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics85% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 05:16
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-8320-$106
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
51.8% Above average
SC Int 75.1
SC Float 62.6
SC Mixed 69.9
55% 69.2 Pts
QC Int 274
QC Float 232
QC Mixed 254
58% 253 Pts
MC Int 442
MC Float 379
MC Mixed 430
63% 417 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-$600
CLim: 1185 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.4.2
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85% Excellent
Lighting 231
Reflection 166
Parallax 350
85% 249 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 263
Splatting 192
85% 197 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 85%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$85
30GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 491
Write 351
Mixed 408
93% 417 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 54.9
4K Mixed 4.16
63% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 25.7
49% 98.1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
718GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 167
Mixed 156
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.32
116% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D169DS3.16FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
47.7% Average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 17.3
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 12.6
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.7%
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 9,042 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $645
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