MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics56.3% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive100% 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.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime3.6 Days
Run DateApr 20 '19 at 02:51
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$68
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
62.1% Good
SC Int 83.4
SC Float 78.6
SC Mixed 82.3
65% 81.4 Pts
QC Int 321
QC Float 257
QC Mixed 307
67% 295 Pts
MC Int 527
MC Float 457
MC Mixed 516
75% 500 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$168
MSI(1462 8A92) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1355 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
56.3% Above average
Lighting 168
Reflection 182
Parallax 191
54% 180 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 136
Splatting 130
58% 137 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 193 189 189 184 182 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 446
Mixed 371
SusWrite 215
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 87.1
4K Mixed 54.4
179% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 257
192% 255 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 100%
Great: 125%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$150
533GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 95 95 96 95 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 86.5
Write 80.5
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 95.5
60% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 58%
Seagate ST1000VM002-1CT162 1TB
869GB free
Firmware: SC11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 158 161 165 165 165 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 166
Mixed 68
SusWrite 161
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 15
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 69%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 GAMING (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 21,114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $448
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HDDRAMUSB
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