MSI Z68A-G43 (G3) (MS-7750)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 38.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics69.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7750
MotherboardMSI Z68A-G43 (G3) (MS-7750)  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130109
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateApr 14 '18 at 01:46
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-2500K-$246
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 1.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
38.1% Below average
SC Int 63.6
SC Float 64.6
SC Mixed 61.4
51% 63.2 Pts
QC Int 179
QC Float 192
QC Mixed 184
42% 185 Pts
MC Int 173
MC Float 190
MC Mixed 179
27% 181 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
PNY(196E 11D9) 3GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
69.9% Good
Lighting 217
Reflection 186
Parallax 198
65% 200 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 203
Splatting 164
74% 172 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$115
341GB free
Firmware: M3CR010 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 413
Write 329
Mixed 339
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 46.6
4K Mixed 18.2
93% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31.7
DQ Write 81.7
DQ Mixed 17
24% 43.4 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 106%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$80
36GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 410
Write 344
Mixed 349
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 48
4K Mixed 21.9
100% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 42.5
DQ Write 88.1
DQ Mixed 19.4
28% 50 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 115%
PNY SSD2SC120GE2DA08B-T 120GB
27GB free
Firmware: 502ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
42.4% Average
Read 206
Write 142
Mixed 172
38% 173 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 12.3
79% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 29.8
DQ Write 88.5
DQ Mixed 10.4
22% 42.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 69%
WD RE4 500GB (2010)-$42
217GB free
Firmware: 01.01S02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 88.4
Write 114
Mixed 71.9
68% 91.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 2.36
4K Mixed 0.32
103% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
48.9% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 15.9
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 12.5
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68A-G43 (G3) (MS-7750) Builds (Compare 314 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z68A-G43 (G3) (MS-7750)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $626
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