MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics25.3% 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 Drive87.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). 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)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 02:18
Run Duration101 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$106
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
64.2% Good
SC Int 93.2
SC Float 77.7
SC Mixed 84.2
68% 85 Pts
QC Int 338
QC Float 283
QC Mixed 318
71% 313 Pts
MC Int 546
MC Float 477
MC Mixed 542
78% 522 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
25.3% Poor
Lighting 78.5
Reflection 50
Parallax 74.1
24% 67.5 fps
MRender 61.1
Gravity 78.3
Splatting 40.6
26% 60 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 25%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
107GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Read 489
Write 384
Mixed 403
95% 426 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 34.8
124% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 147
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 57.9
63% 107 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
47.4% Average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 16.4
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 12.6
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 62%
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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 15,571 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: 75% - Very good Total price: $496
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