MSI 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78.1% 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 Drive80.6% 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 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory3.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151208
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 16 '21 at 08:47
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
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 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-8300-$168
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Memory 89.3
1-Core 74.4
2-Core 141
64% 102 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 491
48% 383 Pts
64-Core 485
33% 485 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (100 fps cap detected)
78.1% Very good
Lighting 99.5
Reflection 98.9
Parallax 99
80% 99.1 fps
MRender 101
Gravity 92.2
Splatting 79.9
75% 90.9 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 82%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 226 185 136 149 159 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 483
Write 240
Mixed 306
SusWrite 182
67% 303 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 38.3
130% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 148
128% 192 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
49% Average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 17.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49%
Great: 64%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 1,211 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $428
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