MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics49.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive34.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:47
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$87
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
64% Good
SC Int 90.7
SC Float 78.7
SC Mixed 83.9
68% 84.4 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 311
QC Mixed 316
74% 326 Pts
MC Int 572
MC Float 493
MC Mixed 551
81% 539 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 64%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1550 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
49.9% Average
Lighting 156
Reflection 90
Parallax 209
54% 152 fps
MRender 69.2
Gravity 152
Splatting 99.2
47% 107 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel X25-M 40GB
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 39 39 29 39 19 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 201
Write 34.3
Mixed 66
SusWrite 34.1
18% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 39.5
4K Mixed 11.7
73% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 39
DQ Mixed 56.5
48% 73.8 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 33%
WD WD5000AVDS-63U7B1 500GB
465GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 89 88 89 90 89 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 87.6
Write 82.2
Mixed 55.3
SusWrite 88.7
58% 78.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 2133 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1067 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
53.6% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 19
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 80%
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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 6,992 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $452
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