MSI 970A-G43 PLUS (MS-7974)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 54.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics36.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive65.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
SystemMSI MS-7974
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 PLUS (MS-7974)  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151217
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '19 at 08:31
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-6300-$65
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.1% Above average
SC Int 81
SC Float 70.9
SC Mixed 75.7
61% 75.9 Pts
QC Int 280
QC Float 243
QC Mixed 269
60% 264 Pts
MC Int 374
MC Float 314
MC Mixed 371
53% 353 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
36.2% Below average
Lighting 116
Reflection 94
Parallax 104
34% 105 fps
MRender 77.3
Gravity 104
Splatting 79.5
37% 87.1 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$58
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 201 49 46 27 71 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
65.6% Good
Read 451
Write 389
Mixed 332
SusWrite 98.9
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 33.1
115% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 26.6
DQ Write 235
DQ Mixed 33
54% 98.2 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
573GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 153 153 154 155 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 143
Write 141
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 154
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
227% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ21UE8BDF0-DJ-F Corsair CMV8GX3M1A1333C9 EBJ21UE8BDF0-DJ-F 12GB
667, 667, 667 MHz
2048, 8192, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
27.9% Poor
MC Read 9
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 8.4
25% 8.77 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 8.8
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 76.1
53% 76.1 ns
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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 PLUS (MS-7974) Builds (Compare 2,343 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 PLUS (MS-7974)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $299
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