MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 48.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics67.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.1% 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.
Very high background CPU (33%). 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)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 20:33
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$78
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
48.1% Average
SC Int 71.8
SC Float 65
SC Mixed 67
54% 67.9 Pts
QC Int 252
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 240
54% 236 Pts
MC Int 329
MC Float 283
MC Mixed 322
47% 311 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
67.1% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 161
Parallax 251
69% 207 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 165
Splatting 177
66% 157 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
3GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 340
Write 299
Mixed 258
66% 299 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 63.2
4K Mixed 10
82% 32.2 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 11.5
25% 48.4 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
361GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 162
Mixed 147
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.25
103% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB-$65
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
31.8% Below average
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 9.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 10.3
27% 9.37 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 35%
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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 3,902 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $469
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