MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics89.1% 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 Drive43.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121031
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '21 at 17:45
Run Duration198 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
61.7% Good
Memory 78.9
1-Core 70.9
2-Core 129
58% 92.9 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 399
40% 320 Pts
64-Core 405
27% 405 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Zotac(19DA 1396) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1607 MHz, MLim: 1805 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Lighting 114
Reflection 122
Parallax 118
92% 118 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 107
Splatting 95.5
86% 102 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intenso SSD 120GB
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0831C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 120 66 35 43 42 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 385
Write 337
Mixed 304
SusWrite 68.9
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 41.6
4K Mixed 11.3
77% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 36.8
DQ Write 39.8
DQ Mixed 13.5
17% 30 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 98%
Toshiba DT01ABA300 3TB
2TB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 11 11 11 11 11 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 151
Write 11.2
Mixed 19
SusWrite 11.3
35% 48.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
105% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 90%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
187GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 124 67 36 43 43 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
66% Good
Read 159
Write 146
Mixed 79.4
SusWrite 70.8
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
236% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 66%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 500GB (2007)-$35
78GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 11 11 11 11 12 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
24.1% Poor
Read 71.8
Write 73.1
Mixed 50.4
SusWrite 11.5
38% 51.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 24.1%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
800, 800 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
44.6% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 16.3
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.8
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 82.7
48% 82.7 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G46 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 2,568 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693) - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $408
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