MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 35.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics1.33% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (78%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory16.9 GB free of 20 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130204
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateOct 11 '17 at 03:40
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 78%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-6300-$55
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
35.3% Below average
SC Int 55.7
SC Float 54.2
SC Mixed 55
44% 55 Pts
QC Int 163
QC Float 164
QC Mixed 169
38% 165 Pts
MC Int 209
MC Float 202
MC Mixed 215
31% 208 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 210
Asus(1043 83F4) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
1.33% Terrible
Lighting 3.7
Reflection 6.4
Parallax 1.6
1% 3.9 fps
MRender 5.6
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 4.1
2% 4.07 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.33%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM22.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 351
Write 356
Mixed 297
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 42.2
4K Mixed 10.8
66% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 49.1
DQ Mixed 10.5
15% 27.4 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 104%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$68
890GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 96.9
Write 95.3
Mixed 26
53% 72.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.28
4K Mixed 0.3
102% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 56%
Hitachi HTS545050A7E380 500GB
440GB free
Firmware: GG2ZBD90 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 78.4
Write 73.4
Mixed 102
64% 84.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.16
60% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 57%
Seagate ST3160828AS 160GB
148GB free
Firmware: 3.02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
32.2% Below average
Read 55.7
Write 56.4
Mixed 39.4
38% 50.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.4
95% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown PSD32G133381 Hynix HMT41GU7MFR8A-H9 PSD32G133381 Hynix HMT41GU7MFR8A-H9 20GB
667, 667, 667, 667 MHz
2048, 8192, 2048, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
38% Below average
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 13.8
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 9.5
22% 7.87 GB/s
Latency 89.1
45% 89.1 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 35%
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Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
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Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693) - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $436
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