MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 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 67.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
SystemMSI MS-7758
MotherboardMSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)  (all builds)
Memory3.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121024
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 11:27
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 i7-3770-$335
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
67.2% Good
SC Int 102
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 103
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 358
QC Float 346
QC Mixed 314
77% 339 Pts
MC Int 498
MC Float 505
MC Mixed 509
76% 504 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$265
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 198
Parallax 210
68% 211 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 211
Splatting 167
76% 176 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra Plus 128GB-$80
107GB free
Firmware: X211200 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 437
Write 186
Mixed 269
65% 297 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 19
96% 36.2 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 12.7
69% 161 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 81%
Seagate BUP Slim BL 1TB
508GB free
Firmware: 0304
4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 16% Great: 65%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$56
131GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 135
Write 187
Mixed 123
111% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.35
107% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C11 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
27.8% Poor
MC Read 9
MC Write 8.6
MC Mixed 8.1
24% 8.57 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 8
24% 8.57 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 28%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z77A-G43 (MS-7758) Builds (Compare 2,585 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758) - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,221
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