MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 48.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics45.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive54.9% 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime28 Days
Run DateMar 05 '17 at 05:13
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-6300-$84
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
48.1% Average
SC Int 78.8
SC Float 69.3
SC Mixed 72.2
59% 73.4 Pts
QC Int 247
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 232
52% 231 Pts
MC Int 313
MC Float 273
MC Mixed 310
45% 299 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380X-$226
Asus(1043 04F7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 950 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 16.6
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
45.8% Average
Lighting 132
Reflection 126
Parallax 177
46% 145 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 127
Splatting 86.5
46% 106 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$60
74GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 485
Write 196
Mixed 281
70% 321 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 60.4
4K Mixed 3.73
73% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 23.2
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 3.7
26% 56.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
880GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 177
Mixed 166
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.69
4K Mixed 0.37
144% 1.44 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$118
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
48.3% Average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 18.1
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 72%
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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 11,228 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: 68% - Good Total price: $631
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