MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (14th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 86 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics25.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive46% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory2.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 18:16
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing way below expectations (14th 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 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
49.3% Average
Memory 68.1
1-Core 58.4
2-Core 98.5
48% 75 Pts
4-Core 170
8-Core 224
26% 197 Pts
64-Core 223
15% 223 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$110
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
25.8% Poor
Lighting 30.8
Reflection 33.1
Parallax 31.9
25% 31.9 fps
MRender 37.1
Gravity 32.9
Splatting 0.3
27% 23.4 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 100 240GB-$95
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 49 49 37 49 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
46% Average
Read 401
Write 166
Mixed 146
SusWrite 48.3
42% 190 MB/s
4K Read 10
4K Write 35.1
4K Mixed 22.7
63% 22.6 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 44.5
DQ Mixed 97.6
85% 134 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46%
Great: 83%
PNY CS900 240GB-$28
32GB free
Firmware: CS900BB3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 43 32 31 32 32 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 364
Write 337
Mixed 335
SusWrite 86.5
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 31.4
108% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 177
143% 200 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
22.4% Poor
MC Read 7.5
MC Write 7.1
MC Mixed 7.4
21% 7.33 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 6
SC Mixed 6.4
18% 6.43 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 22.4%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 27%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 23%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

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