MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 60.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive55.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 10 '18 at 10:24
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$75
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
60.8% Good
SC Int 85
SC Float 74.2
SC Mixed 78.3
63% 79.2 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 274
QC Mixed 304
68% 300 Pts
MC Int 521
MC Float 445
MC Mixed 514
74% 493 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 227
Reflection 201
Parallax 216
69% 215 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 211
Splatting 162
75% 174 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$70
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41320RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 389
Write 227
Mixed 193
59% 270 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 39.7
4K Mixed 9.59
73% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 147
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 10.1
38% 86.2 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 102%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$80
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 182
Mixed 146
129% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 5.32
4K Mixed 0.63
198% 2.22 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 107%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
930GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 185
Mixed 163
132% 176 MB/s
4K Read 1.27
4K Write 2.82
4K Mixed 0.29
137% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Seagate BUP Slim BL 1TB
223GB free
Firmware: 0108
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
17.6% Very poor
Read 29.2
Write 30.8
Mixed 25.1
21% 28.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 3.57
4K Mixed 0.28
134% 1.58 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 17.6%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
50.7% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 18.1
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 12.9
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 63%
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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 16,705 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $484
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