MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding RAM
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 44.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics20.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive95.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '14 at 01:34
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$68
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
44.4% Average
1-Core 75.1
2-Core 145
52% 110 Pts
4-Core 251
8-Core 347
39% 299 Pts
64-Core 345
23% 345 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
PwrHis(1787 2339) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 13.301.1001.0
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
20.2% Poor
Lighting 76.8
Reflection 76.1
Parallax 108
21% 87.1 fps
MRender 47.7
Gravity 74.8
Splatting 50.6
19% 57.7 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 20.2%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$185
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 439
Mixed 464
105% 472 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 31.5
124% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 117
121% 200 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 118%
WD Se 1TB (2013)-$164
904GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 243
Write 168
Mixed 176
147% 196 MB/s
4K Read 1.48
4K Write 3.05
4K Mixed 0.27
148% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 118%
Great: 101%
Memorex TRAVELDRIVE 005B 8GB
5GB free, PID 1e23
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
10% Very poor
Read 31.4
Write 12.4
Mixed 3.36
15% 15.7 MB/s
4K Read 11.5
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.01
44% 3.84 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 10%
Great: 10%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $402
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