MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 25%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (5th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 95 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 20.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics83.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63.8% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 26 '17 at 01:19
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way below expectations (5th 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-$109
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
20.1% Poor
SC Int 28.6
SC Float 24
SC Mixed 25.6
21% 26.1 Pts
QC Int 106
QC Float 91.2
QC Mixed 101
22% 99.3 Pts
MC Int 170
MC Float 145
MC Mixed 167
24% 161 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Lighting 150
Reflection 167
Parallax 327
66% 215 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 269
Splatting 218
97% 226 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
18GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 475
Write 428
Mixed 450
101% 451 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 34.9
4K Mixed 8.82
57% 20.7 MB/s
DQ Read 44.3
DQ Write 48.6
DQ Mixed 11.8
18% 34.9 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
31% Below average
MC Read 11.5
MC Write 9.4
MC Mixed 12.8
32% 11.2 GB/s
SC Read 5.8
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 7.4
17% 6.07 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31%
Great: 70%
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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 14,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $491
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