MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics23.4% 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 Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7760
MotherboardMSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 10 '17 at 21:12
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i7-3930K-$600
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
SC Int 104
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 106
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 420
QC Mixed 419
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 782
MC Float 808
MC Mixed 815
120% 802 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 560 Ti-$188
MSI(1462 2382) 1GB
CLim: 880 MHz, MLim: 1050 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 368.39
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
23.4% Poor
Lighting 64.8
Reflection 65.5
Parallax 61.8
20% 64 fps
MRender 60.9
Gravity 68.1
Splatting 54.6
26% 61.2 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 23.4%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vector 256GB-$240
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 510
Mixed 497
114% 511 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 42
164% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 120
149% 266 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$73
798GB free
Firmware: 0A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
77% Very good
Read 135
Write 134
Mixed 129
100% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.32
4K Mixed 0.23
98% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 77%
Great: 83%
Seagate ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB 500GB
272GB free
Firmware: 0002 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 70.2
Write 69.5
Mixed 65.4
51% 68.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.22
68% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 59%
Hitachi HDT72502 250GB
132GB free
Firmware: A52A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
16.7% Very poor
Read 34.8
Write 23.1
Mixed 35.6
24% 31.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.25
67% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 16.7%
Great: 34%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
60.2% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 19.8
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 12.4
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 112%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) - $342

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,613
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