MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7758
MotherboardMSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130410
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:06
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i5-3570K-$195
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
74.7% Very good
SC Int 98.8
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 101
80% 101 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 399
QC Mixed 390
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 384
MC Float 397
MC Mixed 391
59% 391 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
Sapphire(174B E246) 2GB
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
35.7% Below average
Lighting 112
Reflection 77.8
Parallax 144
38% 111 fps
MRender 55.8
Gravity 98.6
Splatting 84.1
34% 79.5 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 35.7%
Great: 38%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 506ABBF0 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
52.4% Above average
Read 260
Write 165
Mixed 151
42% 192 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 43.1
4K Mixed 19.1
79% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 51.2
73% 136 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
448GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 163
Write 144
Mixed 134
110% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.21
89% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
56% Above average
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 17.4
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 56%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z77A-G43 (MS-7758) Builds (Compare 3,534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $502
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