MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 52.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics31.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 17:21
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$104
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
52.4% Above average
SC Int 71.9
SC Float 60.3
SC Mixed 66.8
53% 66.3 Pts
QC Int 274
QC Float 237
QC Mixed 264
59% 258 Pts
MC Int 448
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 436
64% 423 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 370-$141
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.8.2
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
31.8% Below average
Lighting 94.9
Reflection 86.9
Parallax 120
32% 100 fps
MRender 62.7
Gravity 75.8
Splatting 91
32% 76.5 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 33%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HDS721032CLA362 500GB
428GB free
Firmware: CC6B Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
56.1% Above average
Read 110
Write 85.8
Mixed 33.7
56% 76.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.38
100% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 74%
WD WD3200AAVS-00ZTB0 1TB
139GB 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 - insufficient samples
82.4% Excellent
Read 150
Write 137
Mixed 123
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.06
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.19
98% 1.01 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
34.7% Below average
MC Read 12.3
MC Write 11.2
MC Mixed 9.8
32% 11.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical 970A-G46 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 3,336 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693) - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $606
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