MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 54.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics41.5% 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 Drive58.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7891
MotherboardMSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160727
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:47
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 Athlon X4 880K-$125
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
54.5% Above average
SC Int 79.8
SC Float 75.1
SC Mixed 75.7
62% 76.9 Pts
QC Int 318
QC Float 234
QC Mixed 282
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 314
MC Float 234
MC Mixed 283
42% 277 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$145
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 1872 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
41.5% Average
Lighting 124
Reflection 86.8
Parallax 139
40% 117 fps
MRender 86.7
Gravity 120
Splatting 89.4
42% 98.9 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LE 480GB-$190
371GB free
Firmware: SAFC12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 83%
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$57
76GB free
Firmware: P0801C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 496
Write 203
Mixed 260
70% 320 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 53.6
4K Mixed 12.5
81% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 25.7
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 32.4
34% 54.1 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 80%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2400C11 Series 2400C11 Series 8GB
2134, 2134 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 19.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12.5
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 75.7
53% 75.7 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891) Builds (Compare 867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $147
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