MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 55.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics26.7% 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 Drive54% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 20:01
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-8370-$146
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
55.8% Above average
SC Int 77.6
SC Float 70
SC Mixed 73.7
59% 73.8 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 277
62% 271 Pts
MC Int 442
MC Float 404
MC Mixed 462
65% 436 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R7 360
XFX(1682 7360) 2GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
26.7% Poor
Lighting 77.3
Reflection 74.6
Parallax 98.8
26% 83.6 fps
MRender 54.8
Gravity 68.3
Splatting 70.2
27% 64.4 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Asmt 2115 500GB
201GB free
Firmware: 0
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 360
Write 269
Mixed 312
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 30.7
4K Mixed 15.6
72% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 32.3
DQ Write 95
DQ Mixed 45.9
40% 57.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 80%
WD Blue 250GB-$89
157GB free
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 384
Write 248
Mixed 215
62% 282 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 26.6
4K Mixed 12.4
62% 20.1 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 96.4
DQ Mixed 38.7
50% 89.9 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54%
Great: 82%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$53
295GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 129
Write 98.1
Mixed 103
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.33
4K Mixed 0.34
114% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
45.1% Average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.3
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 88%
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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 10,148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
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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