MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 50.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics69.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130328
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateApr 06 '19 at 16:22
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 FX-8320-$95
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
50.4% Above average
SC Int 72.5
SC Float 64.7
SC Mixed 67
54% 68.1 Pts
QC Int 258
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 248
55% 244 Pts
MC Int 437
MC Float 372
MC Mixed 426
62% 412 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$163
Device(0000 0000) 3GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
69.4% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 179
Parallax 196
63% 195 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 205
Splatting 165
74% 173 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 72%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
521GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 167 149 153 165 174 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Read 132
Write 170
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 160
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
45.1% Average
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 16.1
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 12.2
28% 9.8 GB/s
Latency 77.5
52% 77.5 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G43 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 8,272 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693) - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $394
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