MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 54.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics52.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive96.5% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory8.7 GB free of 24 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 22 '19 at 21:22
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.7% Above average
1-Core 66.3
2-Core 140
48% 103 Pts
4-Core 313
8-Core 542
54% 428 Pts
64-Core 551
37% 551 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Lighting 204
Reflection 178
Parallax 216
53% 199 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 192
Splatting 125
51% 157 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$63
216GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 426 425 425 380 375 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 429
Mixed 410
SusWrite 409
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 64.2
4K Mixed 39.3
132% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 226
175% 238 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 125%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$120
807GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 75 77 76 79 76 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
43.9% Average
Read 77
Write 67
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 75.7
49% 66.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 BLS8G3D18ADS3.16FE CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 BLS8G3D18ADS3.16FE 24GB
667, 933, 667, 933 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
26.2% Poor
MC Read 8.9
MC Write 8.3
MC Mixed 6.6
23% 7.93 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 7.7
24% 8.5 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.2%
Great: 43%
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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 23,593 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $400
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