MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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 57.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 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)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 02 '18 at 14:30
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 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-8350-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
57.6% Above average
SC Int 83.1
SC Float 72.2
SC Mixed 75.9
62% 77.1 Pts
QC Int 291
QC Float 250
QC Mixed 282
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 524
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 518
75% 498 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Gigabyte(1458 3624) 3GB
CLim: 1359 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
68.9% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 146
Parallax 238
64% 192 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 218
Splatting 124
72% 165 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 69%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$31
293GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 156
Write 134
Mixed 131
106% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.22
87% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
34.7% Below average
MC Read 12.3
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 10.2
32% 11.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 11.1
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 40%
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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 15,282 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $532
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