MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 50.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics51% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7891
MotherboardMSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150415
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 08:08
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$69
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
50.1% Above average
SC Int 74.7
SC Float 69.4
SC Mixed 71.8
58% 72 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 209
QC Mixed 256
57% 251 Pts
MC Int 286
MC Float 207
MC Mixed 258
38% 250 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
51% Above average
Lighting 158
Reflection 90.7
Parallax 220
56% 156 fps
MRender 70
Gravity 155
Splatting 101
48% 108 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 51%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Spark 128GB
92GB free
Firmware: SBFM10.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 243
Write 416
Mixed 405
80% 355 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 72.2
4K Mixed 8.95
98% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31.2
DQ Write 69.1
DQ Mixed 14.7
21% 38.3 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 83%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$31
175GB free
Firmware: 3.AAC Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 89.9
Write 84.9
Mixed 80
64% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.37
87% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
36.6% Below average
MC Read 15.9
MC Write 9.7
MC Mixed 13.4
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 10.7
26% 8.93 GB/s
Latency 98
41% 98 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 61%
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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 1,222 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $95
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