MSI P67A-GD65 (MS-7681)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 40.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics62.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive45.4% 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.
Very high background CPU (67%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7681
MotherboardMSI P67A-GD65 (MS-7681)  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110420
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 22:17
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 67%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-2500K-$246
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
40.2% Average
SC Int 76.6
SC Float 75.7
SC Mixed 75.1
61% 75.8 Pts
QC Int 157
QC Float 182
QC Mixed 176
39% 172 Pts
MC Int 185
MC Float 198
MC Mixed 189
29% 191 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
62.1% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 169
Parallax 193
59% 183 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 179
Splatting 124
65% 150 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$70
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
45.4% Average
Read 198
Write 225
Mixed 209
47% 211 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 13.9
73% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 21.6
DQ Write 68.3
DQ Mixed 14
20% 34.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 90%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$65
462GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 94.6
Write 126
Mixed 98.7
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 3.05
4K Mixed 0.42
122% 1.31 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-10666CL9-4GBRL F3-10666CL9-4GBRL F3-10666CL9-4GBRL F3-10666CL9-4GBRL 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
36.1% Below average
MC Read 11.9
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 10.9
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 11.6
SC Mixed 10.6
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 88.7
45% 88.7 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P67A-GD65 (MS-7681) Builds (Compare 1,108 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI P67A-GD65 (MS-7681)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $505
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