MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)

Performance Results

Gaming 17%
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation 25%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 40.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics12.5% 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 Drive36.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 months 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-7758
MotherboardMSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130709
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 12:56
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-2600K-$375
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.5% Average
SC Int 67.1
SC Float 58.4
SC Mixed 68.4
52% 64.6 Pts
QC Int 182
QC Float 193
QC Mixed 183
42% 186 Pts
MC Int 267
MC Float 254
MC Mixed 256
39% 259 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 5770
PwrHis(1787 200A) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
12.5% Very poor
Lighting 45.1
Reflection 48
Parallax 40.2
13% 44.4 fps
MRender 24.6
Gravity 34.6
Splatting 21.7
12% 27 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 12.5%
Great: 14%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
4GB free
Firmware: 2.08 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
36.6% Below average
Read 165
Write 53.9
Mixed 80.7
22% 99.8 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 55.9
4K Mixed 12.5
83% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 70.1
DQ Write 52.4
DQ Mixed 21.5
27% 48 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 41%
Seagate ST3160812AS 160GB-$44
53GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
26.5% Poor
Read 46.5
Write 45.6
Mixed 27.6
30% 39.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.39
88% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 26.5%
Great: 40%
Maxtor STM380215AS 80GB
13GB free
Firmware: 3.AAD Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
24.5% Poor
Read 40.4
Write 44.8
Mixed 24.5
27% 36.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.42
85% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 24.5%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
48.4% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 15.6
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 13.9
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z77A-G43 (MS-7758) Builds (Compare 3,603 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $759
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