MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
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 extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 16.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics63.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Very high background CPU (44%). 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)
Memory7.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 22:39
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 44%

 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-8320E-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
16.8% Very poor
SC Int 25.9
SC Float 24.3
SC Mixed 24.6
20% 24.9 Pts
QC Int 99.5
QC Float 79.3
QC Mixed 76.2
19% 85 Pts
MC Int 151
MC Float 141
MC Mixed 164
23% 152 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 16.8%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
63.8% Good
Lighting 130
Reflection 161
Parallax 234
52% 175 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 204
Splatting 159
73% 170 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX300 240GB-$81
174GB free
Firmware: M2CR010 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
60.2% Good
Read 488
Write 361
Mixed 400
92% 416 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 28.2
4K Mixed 11.2
59% 19.7 MB/s
DQ Read 20.6
DQ Write 38.1
DQ Mixed 21.1
18% 26.6 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 112%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$53
585GB free
Firmware: 0003HPM1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 109
Write 99.3
Mixed 77.5
71% 95.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.05
4K Mixed 0.56
106% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 63%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
488GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 133
Write 138
Mixed 141
104% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.27
67% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 113%
WD Elements 1TB
462GB free, PID 1078
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
15.6% Very poor
Read 27.7
Write 27.4
Mixed 24.4
34% 26.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.22
71% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 12GB
667, 800 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
30.5% Below average
MC Read 11.6
MC Write 9.4
MC Mixed 11.8
31% 10.9 GB/s
SC Read 5.7
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 8.1
18% 6.27 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $484
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