MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 60.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics60.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 03:38
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-8350-$75
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
60.1% Good
SC Int 85.2
SC Float 74.6
SC Mixed 81.2
64% 80.3 Pts
QC Int 308
QC Float 264
QC Mixed 293
66% 288 Pts
MC Int 482
MC Float 444
MC Mixed 509
72% 478 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$200
MSI(1462 3162) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1405 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
60.1% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 161
Parallax 179
57% 176 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 175
Splatting 117
62% 144 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$70
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41320RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 395
Write 320
Mixed 267
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 18.3
90% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 10.7
42% 94.5 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 102%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
874GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 173
Mixed 160
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.3
117% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 64C0MHHHJ-HS Samsung M378B1G73EB0-YK0 64C0MHHHJ-HS 16GB
667, 800, 667 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
44.3% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 14.5
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 68.3
58% 68.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 44%
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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 6,594 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: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $372
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