MSI 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 56.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics33.6% 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 Drive74.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160623
Uptime6 Days
Run DateOct 09 '18 at 15:28
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
56.2% Above average
SC Int 81
SC Float 72.6
SC Mixed 76.9
62% 76.8 Pts
QC Int 283
QC Float 249
QC Mixed 271
61% 268 Pts
MC Int 501
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 488
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Gainward(10B0 1401) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
33.6% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 96.2
Parallax 107
35% 107 fps
MRender 81.7
Gravity 120
Splatting 0.2
32% 67.5 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$70
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 190 183 192 177 171 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 449
Write 386
Mixed 240
SusWrite 191
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 54.1
4K Mixed 31.8
108% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 218
174% 243 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 103%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
263GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 113 117 115 118 118 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 140
Write 148
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 116
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
118% 1 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 106%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$92
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 186 193 195 193 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 191
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 192
109% 151 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
159% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
48% Average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 16.9
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 13.8
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 48%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 1,874 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A SLI Krait Edition (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $357
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