MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 57.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 14:44
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
57.7% Above average
SC Int 84.1
SC Float 72
SC Mixed 76.8
62% 77.6 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 249
QC Mixed 281
63% 276 Pts
MC Int 527
MC Float 450
MC Mixed 519
75% 499 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$225
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
70.7% Very good
Lighting 210
Reflection 182
Parallax 215
66% 203 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 205
Splatting 166
74% 174 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston RBUSNS8280S3128GH2 128GB
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03020064 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
59.1% Above average
Read 395
Write 297
Mixed 303
74% 332 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 38
4K Mixed 13.4
74% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 24.6
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 13.3
29% 55.6 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 72%
Corsair Neutron GTX 120GB-$143
52GB free
Firmware: M311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 498
Write 302
Mixed 368
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 49.3
4K Mixed 13.8
78% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 22.7
DQ Write 51.1
DQ Mixed 13.8
17% 29.2 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
32.1% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 9.1
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 9.9
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 63%
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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 16,813 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: 77% - Very good Total price: $492
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