MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 56.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 00:42
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$86
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
56.8% Above average
SC Int 85.6
SC Float 72.8
SC Mixed 76.6
63% 78.3 Pts
QC Int 292
QC Float 266
QC Mixed 276
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 485
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 492
70% 468 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
67.3% Good
Lighting 197
Reflection 171
Parallax 276
70% 215 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 189
Splatting 126
65% 151 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$134
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 67% Great: 126%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$43
843GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 168
Mixed 158
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.21
103% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 108%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$43
116GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 113
Write 101
Mixed 87.2
75% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.22
95% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 108%
MB0500GCEHE 500GB
97GB free
Firmware: HPG1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
60.2% Good
Read 127
Write 82.5
Mixed 104
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.35
112% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 79%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 16GB-$8
15GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 132
Write 78.2
Mixed 94.6
122% 102 MB/s
4K Read 5.36
4K Write 2.52
4K Mixed 1.71
164% 3.19 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMY16GX3M2A1866C9 CMY16GX3M2A1866C10 CMY16GX3M2A1866C9 CMY16GX3M2A1866C10 32GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
49.1% Average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 17.6
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.4
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 52%
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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 18,483 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $471
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