MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 57%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics38.9% 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 Drive54.3% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 09 '17 at 02:09
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$115
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
57% Above average
SC Int 81.2
SC Float 72.5
SC Mixed 77.9
62% 77.2 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 242
QC Mixed 276
61% 269 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 494
72% 476 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 57%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$124
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Lighting 120
Reflection 80.9
Parallax 121
37% 107 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 114
Splatting 83.5
40% 93.1 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 512GB-$148
407GB free
Firmware: P0801A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 491
Write 309
Mixed 340
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 30.9
4K Mixed 0.95
55% 18.8 MB/s
DQ Read 23.3
DQ Write 31.4
DQ Mixed 0.95
8% 18.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 91%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$52
903GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3EA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 121
Write 129
Mixed 128
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.41
102% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 75%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$78
565GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 85.1
Write 86.7
Mixed 85.5
65% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.28
80% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB-$128
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 17.2
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13
30% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48.1%
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 10,135 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $633
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