MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 45%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics25.4% 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 Drive66.8% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 9 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121031
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '17 at 16:28
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-6100-$211
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
45% Average
SC Int 71.7
SC Float 65.7
SC Mixed 68.1
55% 68.5 Pts
QC Int 223
QC Float 200
QC Mixed 215
48% 213 Pts
MC Int 304
MC Float 258
MC Mixed 304
43% 289 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 45%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650 Ti Boost-$140
EVGA(3842 3658) 2GB
MaxC: 1293 MHz, MaxM: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 378.66
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
25.4% Poor
Lighting 68.1
Reflection 55.3
Parallax 89.7
23% 71 fps
MRender 63.5
Gravity 79.9
Splatting 58.8
32% 67.4 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 25.4%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Sol id State Disk 240GB
109GB free
Firmware: V2.8 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
66.8% Good
Read 497
Write 376
Mixed 426
96% 433 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 51
4K Mixed 3.1
67% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 3.87
38% 86.6 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 88%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$85
596GB free
Firmware: 05.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 157
Write 108
Mixed 113
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 2.28
4K Mixed 0.47
125% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 79%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$34
359GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 95.4
Write 86.6
Mixed 89.9
68% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.37
110% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
42.6% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 15.6
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.2
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 48%
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Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693) - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $438
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