MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 54.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive35% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 9 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121031
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 21:53
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-8150-$183
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
54.5% Above average
SC Int 73.3
SC Float 67.3
SC Mixed 70.4
56% 70.3 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 271
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 467
MC Float 419
MC Mixed 470
68% 452 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Lighting 222
Reflection 188
Parallax 204
66% 204 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 210
Splatting 163
76% 176 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB
184GB free
Firmware: UF3000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
35% Below average
Read 296
Write 200
Mixed 190
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 10.5
4K Mixed 6.37
35% 10.2 MB/s
DQ Read 17.1
DQ Write 19.9
DQ Mixed 6.37
8% 14.5 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 35%
Great: 61%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$89
931GB free
Firmware: 1AJ100E5 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
67% Good
Read 105
Write 128
Mixed 109
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.69
4K Mixed 0.61
149% 1.35 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 67%
Great: 83%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$12
19GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
10.3% Very poor
Read 30.2
Write 8.37
Mixed 13.3
18% 17.3 MB/s
4K Read 2.98
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.68
71% 1.58 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 10.3%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
52.6% Above average
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 18.1
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 13.4
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G46 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 3,833 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $449
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