MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 57.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive42.3% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 27 '18 at 15:14
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$106
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
57.5% Above average
SC Int 83.9
SC Float 71.4
SC Mixed 77.3
62% 77.5 Pts
QC Int 295
QC Float 250
QC Mixed 282
62% 275 Pts
MC Int 490
MC Float 425
MC Mixed 490
70% 468 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
Device(0000 0000) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
68.1% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 177
Parallax 208
64% 198 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 194
Splatting 156
71% 166 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$48
39GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
42.3% Average
Read 316
Write 186
Mixed 62
41% 188 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 24.3
4K Mixed 9.08
57% 18.3 MB/s
DQ Read 27.8
DQ Write 48.3
DQ Mixed 7.32
14% 27.8 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 63%
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
33GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 382
Write 371
Mixed 302
78% 352 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 12.5
75% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 29.4
DQ Write 84.4
DQ Mixed 14.9
24% 42.9 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 98%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
218GB free
Firmware: HP34 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 144
Write 141
Mixed 77.2
90% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.21
63% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
47.8% Average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 17.1
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G43 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 6,127 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693) - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $432
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