MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 51.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics20.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a 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)
Memory2.3 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 03:19
Run Duration102 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 II X4 860K-$65
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
51.3% Above average
SC Int 76.2
SC Float 70.5
SC Mixed 73.4
59% 73.4 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 213
QC Mixed 261
59% 259 Pts
MC Int 304
MC Float 217
MC Mixed 269
40% 263 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 460 v2
EVGA(3842 1363) 1GB
CLim: 926 MHz, MLim: 1062 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
20.5% Poor
Lighting 58.2
Reflection 58.5
Parallax 55.2
18% 57.3 fps
MRender 52.6
Gravity 60.1
Splatting 45.4
23% 52.7 fps
Poor: 14%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 20%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blaze 240GB-$50
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S8FM Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 472
Write 455
Mixed 425
101% 451 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 50.2
4K Mixed 7.52
58% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 23.1
50% 101 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
24% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 8.2
MC Mixed 6.5
23% 7.93 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 6.6
19% 6.63 GB/s
Latency 99.7
40% 99.7 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 24%
Great: 40%
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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 1,476 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $86
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