MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics152% 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 Drive56.9% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1824 x 1026 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateSep 29 '17 at 01:39
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8350-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
65.6% Good
SC Int 94
SC Float 79.9
SC Mixed 86.4
69% 86.8 Pts
QC Int 342
QC Float 297
QC Mixed 324
73% 321 Pts
MC Int 561
MC Float 490
MC Mixed 560
81% 537 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
152% Outstanding
Lighting 408
Reflection 439
Parallax 467
133% 438 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 548
Splatting 303
166% 376 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 152%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$49
35GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
69% Good
Read 487
Write 354
Mixed 406
92% 416 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 63.4
4K Mixed 4.2
75% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 24.8
58% 119 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 69%
Great: 86%
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$37
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 492
Write 198
Mixed 283
71% 324 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 61
4K Mixed 3.82
72% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 87.8
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 20.8
44% 87.4 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 75%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
129GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 106
Write 111
Mixed 97.3
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.23
75% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4GBH1X04F1AA28-15 Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 4GBH1X04F1AA28-15 Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
53% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 19
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 14.2
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53%
Great: 54%
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 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 15,295 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $532
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