MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 56.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 01:29
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
56.3% Above average
SC Int 82.9
SC Float 71.9
SC Mixed 76.7
62% 77.2 Pts
QC Int 290
QC Float 264
QC Mixed 280
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 474
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 421
64% 427 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
Device(0000 0000) 3GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Lighting 231
Reflection 190
Parallax 200
68% 207 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 215
Splatting 171
77% 179 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
349GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 488
Write 376
Mixed 399
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 52.2
4K Mixed 32.5
120% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 56
60% 99.9 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 118%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
683GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 164
Mixed 151
125% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.35
115% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%
Seagate ST3160812AS 160GB-$15
108GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
35% Below average
Read 67.2
Write 54.8
Mixed 58.1
45% 60 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.38
82% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 35%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
48.2% Average
MC Read 20
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 17
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 74%
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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 10,834 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: $615
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