MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics23.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive51.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 17:38
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-4300-$53
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
39.3% Below average
SC Int 76.7
SC Float 67
SC Mixed 66.5
56% 70.1 Pts
QC Int 185
QC Float 166
QC Mixed 179
40% 177 Pts
MC Int 222
MC Float 200
MC Mixed 232
33% 218 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
23.1% Poor
Lighting 70.2
Reflection 45.7
Parallax 66.6
21% 60.8 fps
MRender 54.7
Gravity 71.8
Splatting 40.6
24% 55.7 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 23.1%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ VERTEX3 60GB
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 429
Write 75.1
Mixed 120
45% 208 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 15.7
94% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 29.4
DQ Write 68.6
DQ Mixed 12.9
20% 37 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 69%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
799GB free
Firmware: 2AR10002 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 101
Write 93.4
Mixed 99.2
74% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.23
84% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905402-416.A00LF 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
41.7% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 12.1
MC Mixed 15.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 11.2
26% 9.27 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 56%
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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 15,148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
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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: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $510
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