MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 44.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.8% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive35.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory10GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 10GB 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
21 months ago, 21 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 10 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '18 at 18:33
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
44.3% Average
1-Core 73.4
2-Core 129
48% 101 Pts
4-Core 228
8-Core 310
35% 269 Pts
64-Core 302
20% 302 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
XFX(1682 3030) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.8% Terrible
Lighting 4.1
Reflection 4.5
Parallax 5.1
1% 4.57 fps
MRender 3.3
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 3.5
1% 3.1 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.8%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blaze 60GB-$62
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 363
Write 37.5
Mixed 24.7
30% 142 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 42.7
4K Mixed 3.89
63% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 24.5
DQ Write 49
DQ Mixed 5.17
13% 26.2 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 59%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
421GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 154
Mixed 51.6
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.21
78% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 113%
Maxtor 6V200E0 204GB
190GB free
Firmware: VA111900 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
37.4% Below average
Read 64.9
Write 64.8
Mixed 56
46% 61.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.28
97% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 37%
Seagate Barracuda Green 1TB-$48
183GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 86.1
Write 87
Mixed 39.2
52% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 0.81
4K Mixed 0.5
101% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown PSD34G160081 PSD32G133381 PSD32G13332 PSD32G133381 10GB
800, 667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 15.3
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.4
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 46%
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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 9,807 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

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

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