MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 57.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime4.3 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 00:35
Run Duration340 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-8120
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.45 GHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
57.9% Above average
SC Int 82.8
SC Float 76.2
SC Mixed 79.2
64% 79.4 Pts
QC Int 291
QC Float 268
QC Mixed 286
64% 281 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 396
MC Mixed 445
64% 428 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$243
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
72.8% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 202
Parallax 214
69% 215 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 208
Splatting 168
75% 176 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-511.A00LF Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1866C9 9905403-511.A00LF Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1866C9 16GB
667, 667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
50.8% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 17.5
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 9.3
SC Mixed 13.4
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $465
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