MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
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 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 52.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 08 '17 at 23:36
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 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-8370E-$198
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
52.6% Above average
SC Int 76.1
SC Float 65.6
SC Mixed 71.1
57% 70.9 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 234
QC Mixed 254
57% 250 Pts
MC Int 470
MC Float 406
MC Mixed 470
68% 449 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$228
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Lighting 217
Reflection 184
Parallax 197
65% 200 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 208
Splatting 167
75% 176 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 240GB-$120
68GB free
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 458
Write 417
Mixed 423
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 57.9
4K Mixed 25.3
98% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 66.3
78% 136 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 99%
Adata DashDrive Elite S102 Pro USB 3.0 32GB-$12
8GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
31.5% Below average
Read 119
Write 49.6
Mixed 59.9
85% 76.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.98
4K Write 0.81
4K Mixed 0.68
66% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1067 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
51.6% Above average
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 18.9
54% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 7.3
SC Mixed 10.5
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 81%
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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 13,346 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: 75% - Very good Total price: $509
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