MSI A78M-E45 (MS-7721)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 46.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics68.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7721
MotherboardMSI A78M-E45 (MS-7721)  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140213
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 03:44
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 760K (2013 D.Ri)-$59
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
46.7% Average
SC Int 68.8
SC Float 65.8
SC Mixed 71
55% 68.5 Pts
QC Int 234
QC Float 197
QC Mixed 230
50% 220 Pts
MC Int 250
MC Float 211
MC Mixed 245
35% 235 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$280
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
68.3% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 175
Parallax 262
70% 214 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 196
Splatting 128
68% 155 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$136
277GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 475
Write 366
Mixed 392
91% 411 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 66.3
4K Mixed 36.9
124% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 18.9
46% 97.7 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 165
Mixed 155
125% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.15
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.33
130% 1.31 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 105%
Kingston DataTraveler R3.0 G2 USB 3.0 32GB-$22
5GB free, PID 16a2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Read 145
Write 38.4
Mixed 43.8
76% 75.6 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.5
115% 5.9 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-1600C9-4GAB F3-1600C9-4GAB 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
37% Below average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 7.3
MC Mixed 12.7
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 10.7
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 37%
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 A78M-E45 (MS-7721) Builds (Compare 375 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
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Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI A78M-E45 (MS-7721) - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $195
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