MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 47.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 6 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 17:22
Run Duration273 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$75
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
47.6% Average
1-Core 71.4
2-Core 137
49% 104 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 427
44% 345 Pts
64-Core 451
30% 451 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 291
Reflection 359
Parallax 414
76% 354 fps
MRender 237
Gravity 394
Splatting 242
105% 291 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$70
128GB free
Firmware: 506A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 212 220 215 216 213 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 412
Write 232
Mixed 264
SusWrite 216
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 70.5
4K Mixed 36.1
123% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 166
148% 226 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 96%
WDC WDS1 00T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
827GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X611
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 320 336 337 363 384 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
87% Excellent
Read 336
Write 338
Mixed 308
SusWrite 346
75% 332 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 35.3
133% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 236
183% 252 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 87%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
277GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 78 64 76 59 60 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 174
Write 147
Mixed 89.8
SusWrite 76.9
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 115%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$53
145GB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 76 76 75 76 75 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
42.8% Average
Read 73.8
Write 72.5
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 75.2
52% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 60%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$22
171GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 97 97 96 96 95 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 93.5
Write 87.3
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 96.2
63% 85.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 55%
WD My Book 1230 2TB
241GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
0.73% Terrible
Read 0.3
Write 0.3
Mixed 0.3
SusWrite 0.1
0% 0.25 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.2
14% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 0.73%
Great: 58%
WD 20EADS External 2TB
205GB free, PID 1003
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
0.09% Terrible
Read 0.5
Write 0.3
Mixed 0.3
SusWrite 0.1
0% 0.3 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
0% 0 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 0.09%
Great: 20%
WD My Book 1230 2TB
232GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
1.03% Terrible
Read 0.3
Write 0.3
Mixed 0.3
SusWrite 0.1
0% 0.25 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.2
18% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 1.03%
Great: 58%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
3.5TB free, PID 3322
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
0.73% Terrible
Read 0.3
Write 0.3
Mixed 0.3
SusWrite 0.1
0% 0.25 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.2
14% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 0.73%
Great: 77%
ST1000DM 003-1CH162 1TB
105GB free, PID 2773
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
0.73% Terrible
Read 0.3
Write 0.3
Mixed 0.3
SusWrite 0.1
0% 0.25 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.2
14% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 0.73%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
44.1% Average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 16
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11.7
27% 9.47 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 73%
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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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