MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 47%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics72.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive181% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 29 '19 at 10:31
Run Duration311 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8370-$171
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
47% Average
1-Core 70.1
2-Core 147
51% 108 Pts
4-Core 263
8-Core 481
46% 372 Pts
64-Core 478
32% 478 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 47%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Lighting 229
Reflection 197
Parallax 210
69% 212 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 214
Splatting 168
76% 177 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro 512GB
423GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0906I
SusWrite @10s intervals: 700 905 916 892 557 522 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Read 1,245
Write 1,024
Mixed 925
SusWrite 749
221% 986 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 66.3
217% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 465
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 242
225% 352 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 181%
Great: 344%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$108
672GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 289 351 400 401 397 386 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 406
Mixed 385
SusWrite 370
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 76.4
4K Mixed 47.6
149% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 82.6
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 226
154% 184 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 125%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$113
125GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 253 211 253 231 242 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 465
Write 416
Mixed 413
SusWrite 236
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 50.5
164% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 58.3
85% 155 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 134%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$108
661GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 352 401 401 391 383 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 411
Mixed 388
SusWrite 369
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 78.6
4K Mixed 47.2
151% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 172
136% 185 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 125%
Crucial MX200 500GB-$150
465GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 407 407 410 413 409 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 392
Write 414
Mixed 294
SusWrite 409
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 74.2
4K Mixed 35.6
121% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 140
117% 165 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8G 32GB
933, 933, 800, 800 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
47.7% Average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 17.2
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 65%
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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 22,966 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $461
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