MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 62%
Workstation 52%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (5th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 95 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 53%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics130% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 18 '23 at 18:53
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
53% Above average
Memory 79.6
1-Core 53.3
2-Core 80.5
48% 71.1 Pts
4-Core 145
8-Core 246
24% 196 Pts
64-Core 246
15% 246 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 53%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$500
Nvidia(10DE 14B2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 531.61
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
130% Outstanding
Lighting 165
Reflection 232
Parallax 213
135% 203 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 159
Splatting 129
141% 180 fps
Poor: 139%
This bench: 130%
Great: 170%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$85
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 16 19 20 22 22 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 80% Great: 134%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$85
79GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 128 142 42 26 26 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 305
Write 400
Mixed 337
SusWrite 84.3
64% 282 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 40.6
4K Mixed 35.4
121% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 114
103% 158 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 108%
Samsung 870 QVO 2TB-$165
2TB free
Firmware: SVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 129 152 159 176 179 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 336
Write 320
Mixed 272
SusWrite 155
61% 271 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 38.5
4K Mixed 33.1
109% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 75.8
80% 136 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
38.3% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 15.2
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 7.3
SC Mixed 7.4
22% 7.8 GB/s
Latency 81.2
49% 81.2 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 72%

 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 2,316 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 23%
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 19%

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $289
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