MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 38%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics68.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive70.6% 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.
Very high background CPU (99%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 08 '19 at 20:58
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 99%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-8320-$95
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
38% Below average
SC Int 53.5
SC Float 52.5
SC Mixed 54
43% 53.3 Pts
QC Int 173
QC Float 103
QC Mixed 184
35% 153 Pts
MC Int 238
MC Float 298
MC Mixed 285
41% 274 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 38%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$163
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
68.8% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 178
Parallax 192
64% 195 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 203
Splatting 157
73% 169 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$163
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 322 381 398 403 380 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Read 371
Write 369
Mixed 276
SusWrite 365
78% 346 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 43.9
4K Mixed 26.8
88% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 165
115% 144 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 126%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 159 171 171 171 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 138
Mixed 68
SusWrite 168
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.9
4K Mixed 1.4
290% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
28.9% Poor
MC Read 6.8
MC Write 11.2
MC Mixed 10
27% 9.33 GB/s
SC Read 6
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 9.1
20% 7.1 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 28.9%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical 970 GAMING (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 20,995 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $475
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