MSI A68HM-E33 V2 (MS-7721)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 32.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics5.96% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 1 month old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7721
MotherboardMSI A68HM-E33 V2 (MS-7721)  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160810
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 17:36
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 A6-7400K APU (2014 D.Ka)
P0, 1 CPU, 1 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
32.4% Below average
SC Int 67.8
SC Float 64.6
SC Mixed 70.1
54% 67.5 Pts
QC Int 138
QC Float 102
QC Mixed 128
28% 122 Pts
MC Int 139
MC Float 97.4
MC Mixed 126
18% 121 Pts
Poor: 19%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 33%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R5 Graphics
MSI(1462 7721) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2201.0
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
5.96% Terrible
Lighting 16
Reflection 20.5
Parallax 21.7
6% 19.4 fps
MRender 11.5
Gravity 15.5
Splatting 18.2
6% 15.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.96%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$54
2TB free
Firmware: CC31 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 131
Write 113
Mixed 108
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 6.51
4K Mixed 0.77
234% 2.65 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
464GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 170
Mixed 164
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.33
109% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 113%
Seagate ST1000LX 015-1U7172 1TB
442GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 102
Write 116
Mixed 68.6
71% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.46
95% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 69%
Seagate BUP BL 4TB
1.5TB free, PID ab28
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 86.1
Write 79.6
Mixed 44.8
86% 70.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.17
4K Write 6.17
4K Mixed 0.31
225% 2.55 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905471-006.A01LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
30.1% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 11.8
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 10
24% 8.57 GB/s
Latency 92.3
43% 92.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 39%
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Workstation
Workstation 24%
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