MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 41.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.39% 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 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.
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)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150415
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 19:42
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD A10-6790K APU (2013 D.Ri)
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
41.4% Average
1-Core 79.7
2-Core 144
54% 112 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 247
35% 253 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
Poor: 24%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 8670D
MSI(1462 7891) 768MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
5.39% Terrible
Lighting 12.7
Reflection 16.5
Parallax 25.2
5% 18.1 fps
MRender 5.6
Gravity 19.3
Splatting 12
5% 12.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.39%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
750GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 126 146 138 142 153 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Read 156
Write 146
Mixed 107
SusWrite 133
100% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
223% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya M2F8G64CB8HD5N-DI 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
23.5% Poor
MC Read 9.9
MC Write 4.6
MC Mixed 7
20% 7.17 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 8.8
22% 7.73 GB/s
Latency 81.8
49% 81.8 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 23.5%
Great: 34%
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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 A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891) Builds (Compare 1,901 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI A68HM GRENADE (MS-7891)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 20% - Poor Total price: $30
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