MSI FM2-A55M-E33 (MS-7721)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 33.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics2.74% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7721
MotherboardMSI FM2-A55M-E33 (MS-7721)  (all builds)
Memory1.5 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131202
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 09 '19 at 15:28
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User MDA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD A6-5400K APU-$84
P0, 1 CPU, 1 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
33.6% Below average
1-Core 74.2
2-Core 119
47% 96.6 Pts
4-Core 122
8-Core 122
17% 122 Pts
64-Core 120
8% 120 Pts
Poor: 16%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 33%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 7540D
MSI(1462 7721) 768MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
2.74% Terrible
Lighting 11.9
Reflection 11
Parallax 12.3
3% 11.7 fps
MRender 5.3
Gravity 10.5
Splatting 8.3
3% 8.03 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.74%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$18
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 43 51 61 79 80 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
48.2% Average
Read 107
Write 96.5
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 60.5
59% 80.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL 1 CL11-11-11 D3-1600 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
23.4% Poor
MC Read 10
MC Write 3.9
MC Mixed 6.9
20% 6.93 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 6.3
SC Mixed 8
22% 7.57 GB/s
Latency 72.7
55% 72.7 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 23.4%
Great: 25%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical FM2-A55M-E33 (MS-7721) Builds (Compare 1,644 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI FM2-A55M-E33 (MS-7721) - $336

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $576
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