MSI A78M-E45 V2 (MS-7721)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 48.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics61.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7721
MotherboardMSI A78M-E45 V2 (MS-7721)  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160810
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:43
Run Duration273 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 45%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$68
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
48.4% Average
SC Int 73.4
SC Float 68.3
SC Mixed 72.2
57% 71.3 Pts
QC Int 251
QC Float 192
QC Mixed 240
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 286
MC Float 209
MC Mixed 259
38% 251 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Zotac(19DA 314C) 3GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
61.1% Good
Lighting 168
Reflection 130
Parallax 204
56% 167 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 191
Splatting 112
65% 148 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
83GB free
Firmware: 506ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 490
Write 180
Mixed 220
65% 297 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 11.1
77% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 91
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 50
57% 95.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 77%
WD WD1502FYPS-01U1B1 1.5TB
111GB free
Firmware: 04.05G05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 104
Write 94.3
Mixed 85.6
71% 94.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.25
90% 1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 61%
Seagate ST3320813AS 320GB
91GB free
Firmware: HP22 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
45% Average
Read 80.9
Write 76.1
Mixed 71.4
57% 76.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 0.89
4K Mixed 0.2
57% 0.51 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 45%
Great: 64%
WD WD25 00JS-58NCB1 250GB
27GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
26.6% Poor
Read 39.7
Write 52.7
Mixed 50.2
36% 47.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.28
74% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 35%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$37
16GB free
Firmware: 3.AAG Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
36.4% Below average
Read 60.9
Write 66
Mixed 47.8
44% 58.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.29
75% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 43%
WD 10EAVS External 1TB
387GB free, PID 1003
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Read 30.7
Write 27.5
Mixed 9.98
27% 22.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.28
63% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 16GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
26.1% Poor
MC Read 9.4
MC Write 8.1
MC Mixed 7.7
24% 8.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 8.5
24% 8.27 GB/s
Latency 92.6
43% 92.6 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.1%
Great: 53%
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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 V2 (MS-7721) Builds (Compare 243 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI A78M-E45 V2 (MS-7721)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $168
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