MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 59.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics61.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive52.9% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
7 days ago, 3 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 04:57
Run Duration96 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$109
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
59.6% Above average
SC Int 81.5
SC Float 72
SC Mixed 79.7
62% 77.7 Pts
QC Int 301
QC Float 261
QC Mixed 290
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 450
MC Mixed 532
76% 503 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
CLim: 1242 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
61.4% Good
Lighting 185
Reflection 166
Parallax 244
64% 198 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 169
Splatting 117
60% 138 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 65%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$119
425GB free
Firmware: M3CR020 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 512
Write 136
Mixed 206
62% 285 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 7.98
4K Mixed 6.7
69% 17.2 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 9.4
DQ Mixed 6.91
32% 78.5 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1866 CL10 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
54.8% Above average
MC Read 24
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 19.5
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 15.5
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 69%
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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 3,975 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $448
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