MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 41.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics35.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive46.6% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151221
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 09 '19 at 20:13
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8300-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
41.5% Average
1-Core 66.5
2-Core 125
46% 95.8 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 396
40% 314 Pts
64-Core 405
27% 405 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$124
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 68.7
Parallax 106
33% 94 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 103
Splatting 76.3
37% 87 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 41 46 75 76 86 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 238
Write 109
Mixed 160
SusWrite 64.6
32% 143 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 71.7
4K Mixed 21.5
97% 37.9 MB/s
DQ Read 57.4
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 87.7
68% 90.8 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 74%
Seagate ST1000DM 010-2EP102 1TB
504GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 177 176 176 175 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 182
Mixed 89.5
SusWrite 164
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1600 CL9 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
31% Below average
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 9.3
28% 9.87 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 10.5
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 31%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical 970 GAMING (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 22,902 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $461
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