MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics71.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive65.1% 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)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 04:40
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-8320E-$93
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
60.2% Good
SC Int 86.4
SC Float 75.9
SC Mixed 82.7
65% 81.7 Pts
QC Int 290
QC Float 268
QC Mixed 288
64% 282 Pts
MC Int 552
MC Float 478
MC Mixed 542
79% 524 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
CLim: 1310 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.3.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
71.9% Very good
Lighting 217
Reflection 177
Parallax 298
76% 231 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 204
Splatting 130
69% 158 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$75
139GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 501
Write 363
Mixed 420
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 4.11
71% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 25
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 4.17
24% 51.8 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Read 166
Write 133
Mixed 134
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.2
97% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
52.3% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 18.1
53% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 14.3
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 74%
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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 10,840 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $615
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