MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 62%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics31.2% 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 Drive38% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 07:02
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
62% Good
SC Int 90.8
SC Float 74.3
SC Mixed 80.3
66% 81.8 Pts
QC Int 338
QC Float 279
QC Mixed 309
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 457
MC Mixed 526
76% 507 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
Asus(1043 8555) 2GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
31.2% Below average
Lighting 99.2
Reflection 83.7
Parallax 93.9
30% 92.3 fps
MRender 61.8
Gravity 91
Splatting 70.8
32% 74.5 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 100 240GB-$138
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
38% Below average
Read 387
Write 70.5
Mixed 135
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 30.5
4K Mixed 6.78
59% 19.8 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 45
DQ Mixed 7.22
14% 26.7 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 38%
Great: 84%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
86GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 168
Write 106
Mixed 89.7
90% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.46
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.22
110% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
50.1% Above average
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 15.5
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.1
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 68%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G46 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 3,817 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693) - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $494
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