MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 51.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics69.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive73.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '17 at 08:56
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-8300-$101
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
51.7% Above average
SC Int 84.9
SC Float 72.2
SC Mixed 77.8
63% 78.3 Pts
QC Int 250
QC Float 218
QC Mixed 244
54% 238 Pts
MC Int 414
MC Float 357
MC Mixed 388
58% 386 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
Device(0000 0000) 3GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
69.3% Good
Lighting 218
Reflection 177
Parallax 193
65% 196 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 205
Splatting 157
73% 170 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX900 128GB-$88
87GB free
Firmware: 5.0.7a Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 504
Write 228
Mixed 267
73% 333 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 64.1
4K Mixed 21.5
104% 37.9 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 61.2
81% 148 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 72%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$63
2TB free
Firmware: CC24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 164
Mixed 156
121% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.06
4K Mixed 0.34
94% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
31.6% Below average
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 9.2
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 9.5
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.6%
Great: 36%
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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 12,081 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $632
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