MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 51%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics12.9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive80.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime9.1 Days
Run DateJan 08 '20 at 06:44
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
51% Above average
1-Core 78.4
2-Core 145
53% 112 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 386
43% 332 Pts
64-Core 373
25% 373 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 51%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7770
MSI(1462 2710) 1GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 19.12.2
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Lighting 49.7
Reflection 43.5
Parallax 72.1
13% 55.1 fps
MRender 28.8
Gravity 48.6
Splatting 43
13% 40.1 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$49
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 350 351 360 328 211 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 404
Write 375
Mixed 366
SusWrite 320
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 40.8
133% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 38
DQ Write 91.5
DQ Mixed 52
43% 60.5 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 122%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
757GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 151 158 164 159 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 161
Mixed 98.5
SusWrite 159
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
552GB free
Firmware: CC49
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 152 159 164 160 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 154
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 159
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
47.7% Average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 17.2
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.5
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 76%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G43 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 10,344 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
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Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693) - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $404
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