MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 51.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.03% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive45.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory14.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 17:18
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8320E-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
51.4% Above average
SC Int 78.2
SC Float 70.3
SC Mixed 75.8
60% 74.8 Pts
QC Int 246
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 238
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 445
MC Float 382
MC Mixed 443
64% 424 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6450
Device(1B0A 9097) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
2.03% Terrible
Lighting 7.2
Reflection 6.3
Parallax 6.4
2% 6.63 fps
MRender 4.1
Gravity 4.8
Splatting 5.1
2% 4.67 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.03%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$79
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
45.6% Average
Read 293
Write 190
Mixed 190
50% 224 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 9.38
69% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 20.7
DQ Write 82.4
DQ Mixed 12.2
21% 38.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 82%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$48
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
34.8% Below average
Read 29.2
Write 29.3
Mixed 20.9
33% 26.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.2
4K Write 7.39
4K Mixed 3.1
380% 5.56 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
51.6% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 18.2
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 13.4
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 51.6%
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 970A-G43 (MS-7693) Builds (Compare 6,638 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693) - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $363
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