MSI Z68MA-G43 (G3) (MS-7676)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 54.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics59.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive45.8% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7676
MotherboardMSI Z68MA-G43 (G3) (MS-7676)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores, 1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130121
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 01 '19 at 07:18
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-3330
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
54.2% Above average
1-Core 82.7
2-Core 164
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 175
36% 243 Pts
64-Core 170
11% 170 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 58%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.2
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
59.8% Above average
Lighting 215
Reflection 191
Parallax 317
57% 241 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 219
Splatting 140
60% 172 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 62%
Intel HD 2500 (Desktop 1.05 GHz)
MSI(1462 2111) 2.2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Relative performance (0th percentile)
0.33% Terrible
Lighting 5.2
Reflection 4.4
Parallax 4.2
1% 4.6 fps
MRender 2.5
Gravity 0.5
Splatting 7.8
0% 3.6 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.33%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V Series 64GB
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E120506a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 120 118 121 118 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
45.8% Average
Read 199
Write 121
Mixed 132
SusWrite 120
32% 143 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 51.4
4K Mixed 22.9
80% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 73.9
70% 109 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 50%
Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB-$33
910GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3BF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 109 111 109 108 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63% Good
Read 111
Write 104
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 109
70% 95.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
180% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 63%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 22.4
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 9.9
27% 9.53 GB/s
Latency 83.5
48% 83.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68MA-G43 (G3) (MS-7676) Builds (Compare 49 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z68MA-G43 (G3) (MS-7676)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $581
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