MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive51.5% 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.
Run History
7 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 04:18
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$115
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
59% Above average
SC Int 87.9
SC Float 75.4
SC Mixed 81.5
65% 81.6 Pts
QC Int 310
QC Float 261
QC Mixed 286
65% 286 Pts
MC Int 511
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 488
72% 475 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
CLim: 1593 MHz, MLim: 1802 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 330
Reflection 298
Parallax 330
102% 319 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 308
Splatting 219
105% 244 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 104%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
37GB free
Firmware: 605A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 407
Write 135
Mixed 161
51% 235 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 14.9
73% 29.5 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 37.4
51% 92.5 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 63%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
856GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 155
Mixed 166
127% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.75
4K Mixed 0.28
108% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 105%
WD WD2003FYPS-27W9B 2TB
799GB free
Firmware: 04.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 35% Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$131
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
50.2% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 17.9
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.1
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 73%
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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 10,074 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: $638
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