MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 44.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics70.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive44.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime6.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:08
Run Duration225 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
44.3% Average
SC Int 60.9
SC Float 53.5
SC Mixed 57.1
46% 57.2 Pts
QC Int 218
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 221
48% 214 Pts
MC Int 384
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 382
55% 368 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Lighting 212
Reflection 178
Parallax 272
72% 220 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 203
Splatting 130
69% 159 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE3000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
44.2% Average
Read 493
Write 114
Mixed 142
54% 250 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 27.6
4K Mixed 4.48
51% 17.3 MB/s
DQ Read 110
DQ Write 41.4
DQ Mixed 5.81
23% 52.5 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 50%
WD Blue 2.5" 640GB (2010)-$60
259GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 77.4
Write 80
Mixed 73.2
58% 76.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.23
69% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 48%
WD Black 750GB (2008)-$187
298GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 110
Write 91.2
Mixed 104
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.45
122% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 63%
USB Mass Storage Device 16GB
13GB free, PID 121c
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
16.5% Very poor
Read 19.9
Write 17.7
Mixed 18.4
24% 18.6 MB/s
4K Read 3.9
4K Write 2.87
4K Mixed 1.62
167% 2.79 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$35
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
45% Average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 14.4
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45%
Great: 68%
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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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Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $474
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