MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics55.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive59.6% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '22 at 07:23
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User ROU-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-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Memory 90.8
1-Core 81.5
2-Core 167
69% 113 Pts
4-Core 300
8-Core 556
53% 428 Pts
64-Core 554
37% 554 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$234
CLim: 1376 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 22.5.1
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Lighting 65.3
Reflection 40.2
Parallax 88.8
53% 64.8 fps
MRender 61.6
Gravity 74.5
Splatting 47.2
58% 61.1 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team T253X2512G 512GB
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1022A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 143 56 45 19 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 480
Write 362
Mixed 340
SusWrite 74.9
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 65
4K Mixed 19.3
90% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 1.2
55% 131 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 101%
CT2000BX500SSD1 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 393 220 41 42 32 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 490
Write 416
Mixed 31
SusWrite 182
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 22.7
4K Mixed 0.4
49% 15.7 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 26.7
DQ Mixed 0.5
26% 66.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 103%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
265GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 122 122 122 123 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 133
Write 128
Mixed 79
SusWrite 122
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1067 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
53% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 19.5
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 13.3
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 66.1
61% 66.1 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 75 21.7" 1280 720 GSM5B55 LG FULL HD
Typical 970 GAMING (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 13,451 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $385
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