MSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 46.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics51.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive74.2% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7693
MotherboardMSI 970A-G43 (MS-7693)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160108
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 18 '19 at 21:17
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$99
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
46.7% Average
1-Core 74.6
2-Core 138
51% 106 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 426
44% 344 Pts
64-Core 431
29% 431 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$135
CLim: 1300 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Lighting 193
Reflection 173
Parallax 280
54% 215 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 189
Splatting 122
49% 150 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
282GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 346 349 355 356 355 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 392
Write 350
Mixed 276
SusWrite 347
77% 341 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 56
4K Mixed 31.9
112% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 33.4
DQ Write 88.5
DQ Mixed 40.6
37% 54.2 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 131%
Seagate Backup+ Desk 5TB
4TB free
Firmware: 0511
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 170 173 173 173 172 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 107
Write 125
Mixed 25
SusWrite 172
77% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 0.7
267% 3.13 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 88%
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 (24th percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 18.4
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 12.3
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 73%
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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 9,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $407
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