MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 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)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 01:29
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User ALB-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.8% Good
SC Int 93.3
SC Float 79.5
SC Mixed 83.9
68% 85.6 Pts
QC Int 310
QC Float 288
QC Mixed 305
68% 301 Pts
MC Int 580
MC Float 498
MC Mixed 564
82% 548 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$300
Gainward(10B0 13C2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1494 MHz, MLim: 1753 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 187
Parallax 224
66% 206 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 196
Splatting 132
70% 162 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$127
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 119 129 131 122 105 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 458
Mixed 312
SusWrite 146
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 86.6
4K Mixed 49
167% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 251
186% 244 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1067 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
50.1% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 15.7
51% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 13.2
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 80%
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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 15,276 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $532
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