MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 60%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics75.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 20:39
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 33%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6300-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
60% Above average
Memory 77.8
1-Core 72.1
2-Core 134
59% 94.6 Pts
4-Core 235
8-Core 296
35% 266 Pts
64-Core 297
20% 297 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 60%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.4% Very good
Lighting 93.7
Reflection 81
Parallax 79.1
77% 84.6 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 78.5
Splatting 73.7
66% 89.9 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$120
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 155 165 175 185 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 175
Mixed 88.1
SusWrite 167
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 5.6
4K Mixed 1.6
311% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
40.9% Average
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 13.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 11.9
27% 9.53 GB/s
Latency 84.7
47% 84.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 80%

 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 6,868 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

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