MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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 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 59.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics6.92% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive78.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 22:38
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User USA-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-$70
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
59.2% Above average
SC Int 83.1
SC Float 70.8
SC Mixed 75.6
61% 76.5 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 266
QC Mixed 297
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 509
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 498
72% 481 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Dell(1028 1083) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
6.92% Terrible
Lighting 20.3
Reflection 18.7
Parallax 25.8
7% 21.6 fps
MRender 10
Gravity 21.7
Splatting 16.5
7% 16.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.92%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$89
433GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 499
Write 389
Mixed 406
96% 431 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 54
4K Mixed 20.8
109% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 37.9
DQ Write 60.9
DQ Mixed 62.2
44% 53.7 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 933 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 17.6
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 74%
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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 18,160 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $446
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