MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 58.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics69.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 11 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 01:22
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-8120
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
58.6% Above average
SC Int 74.9
SC Float 69.6
SC Mixed 73.4
58% 72.6 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 277
QC Mixed 296
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 436
MC Mixed 495
72% 478 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$289
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
69.3% Good
Lighting 192
Reflection 201
Parallax 216
62% 203 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 212
Splatting 159
74% 173 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 521A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 152 135 163 155 156 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 442
Write 202
Mixed 251
SusWrite 141
57% 259 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 77.7
4K Mixed 38.7
138% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 181
128% 162 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$66
64GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 85 83 85 84 85 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
50.7% Above average
Read 97
Write 92.3
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 79.5
63% 84.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 69%
Seagate ST31000340AS 1TB-$98
73GB free
Firmware: SD15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 93 92 94 93 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 97.7
Write 38.5
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 86.1
51% 69.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 58%
Seagate ST3400620AS 400GB-$55
372GB free
Firmware: 3.AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 74 75 74 75 75 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 73.8
Write 52.8
Mixed 48.5
SusWrite 70.8
45% 61.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
135% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
51.3% Above average
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 17.9
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $492
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