MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 52.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 17:53
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$70
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
52.7% Above average
SC Int 72.5
SC Float 63.8
SC Mixed 71.1
55% 69.1 Pts
QC Int 274
QC Float 240
QC Mixed 268
59% 261 Pts
MC Int 367
MC Float 315
MC Mixed 350
52% 344 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 381.89
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
73.1% Very good
Lighting 233
Reflection 201
Parallax 215
70% 216 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 214
Splatting 166
75% 176 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
133GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 64% Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
44.4% Average
MC Read 19
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 14.9
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.3
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 63%
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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 10,131 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $636
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