MSI 970A-G46 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 55.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics35.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive61.7% 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 970A-G46 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateNov 12 '19 at 17:16
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
55.6% Above average
1-Core 79.9
2-Core 159
56% 120 Pts
4-Core 316
8-Core 528
53% 422 Pts
64-Core 520
35% 520 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$135
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
35.4% Below average
Lighting 133
Reflection 132
Parallax 175
35% 147 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 125
Splatting 83.9
36% 105 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD720 128GB
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 110 122 118 124 122 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 307
Write 134
Mixed 176
SusWrite 120
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 66.8
4K Mixed 35
126% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 35.6
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 38.7
38% 58.5 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 79%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$90
171GB free
Firmware: CC34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 89 90 90 89 91 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 85
Write 88
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 89.6
57% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
170% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 62%
Seagate ST32000641AS 2TB-$90
773GB free
Firmware: CC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 63 63 64 64 65 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 121
Write 116
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 63.5
66% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 1
175% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1600 CL9 Series CT51264BD160BJ.M8F 1600 CL9 Series CT51264BD160B.C16F 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
51.2% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 18.2
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 14.2
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
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 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 6,153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $513
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