MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 46.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive68.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 13:08
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th 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-8300-$107
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
46.9% Average
SC Int 72.6
SC Float 64.6
SC Mixed 64.5
54% 67.2 Pts
QC Int 237
QC Float 211
QC Mixed 228
51% 225 Pts
MC Int 408
MC Float 342
MC Mixed 389
57% 380 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
162GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 485
Write 376
Mixed 398
93% 420 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 56.9
4K Mixed 21.2
112% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 38.5
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 21.4
31% 56.2 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 115%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$205
49GB free
Firmware: EXM03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 497
Write 303
Mixed 417
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 48.6
4K Mixed 18.7
93% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 30.4
DQ Write 95.1
DQ Mixed 67.9
50% 64.5 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata Corsair CMX4GX3M1A1600C11 Corsair CMX4GX3M1A1600C11 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.2% Average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 16.6
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.2
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46.2%
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 970A-G43 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 3,598 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: 58% - Above average Total price: $470
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HDDRAMUSB
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