MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics53.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive31.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7893
MotherboardMSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151224
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 07 '17 at 05:28
Run Duration206 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-8320E-$97
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61.4% Good
SC Int 90.9
SC Float 77.1
SC Mixed 83.6
67% 83.9 Pts
QC Int 308
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 295
67% 294 Pts
MC Int 563
MC Float 480
MC Mixed 557
80% 533 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380X-$226
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.9.3
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Lighting 167
Reflection 143
Parallax 206
56% 172 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 152
Splatting 92.3
52% 119 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
38GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 389
Mixed 414
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 75.7
4K Mixed 37.5
142% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 19.2
60% 130 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 115%
OCZ VERTEX2 60GB
32GB free
Firmware: 1.37 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 199
Write 60.6
Mixed 95.7
26% 118 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 58.5
4K Mixed 6.86
66% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 16.1
DQ Write 46.5
DQ Mixed 6.91
12% 23.2 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 41%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
931GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 171
Mixed 160
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.34
4K Write 2.61
4K Mixed 0.38
146% 1.44 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$20
466GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Read 89.8
Write 88.3
Mixed 87.4
67% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.41
109% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 55%
WD WD5000AACS-00ZUB0 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 05.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 86.2
Write 86.9
Mixed 89.4
66% 87.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.33
105% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
56.2% Above average
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 20
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 14.3
35% 12.1 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893) Builds (Compare 1,403 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $848
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