MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 55.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive56.6% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 00:49
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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-$118
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
55.9% Above average
SC Int 78.8
SC Float 69.8
SC Mixed 74.1
59% 74.2 Pts
QC Int 290
QC Float 242
QC Mixed 276
61% 269 Pts
MC Int 494
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 465
68% 455 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390X-$529
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
68.8% Good
Lighting 216
Reflection 158
Parallax 271
73% 215 fps
MRender 127
Gravity 165
Splatting 180
66% 158 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 240GB-$139
133GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 492
Write 179
Mixed 249
67% 307 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 63.4
4K Mixed 11.7
76% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 23.1
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 49.8
50% 76.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 77%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
131GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 129
Write 114
Mixed 120
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.15
58% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$128
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
50.2% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 17.8
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 13.3
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 35%
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 10,816 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: 69% - Good Total price: $618
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