MSI 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 58.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics38.1% 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)
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7640
MotherboardMSI 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150414
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJul 18 '18 at 00:20
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-8350-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
58.5% Above average
SC Int 81
SC Float 74
SC Mixed 77.3
62% 77.4 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 260
QC Mixed 286
64% 281 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 525
77% 512 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
PwrHis(1787 2328) 2GB
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
38.1% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 81.1
Parallax 165
42% 121 fps
MRender 58.8
Gravity 102
Splatting 88.6
35% 83.2 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 38%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 521ABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 87.3
Write 95
Mixed 95
21% 92.4 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 29.1
100% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 25.5
DQ Write 82.5
DQ Mixed 25.8
28% 44.6 MB/s
Poor: 35% Great: 74%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
182GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,374
Write 51.5
Mixed 104
606% 843 MB/s
4K Read 299
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 2.4
12,752% 101 MB/s
Poor: 53% Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
495GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 120
Write 141
Mixed 50.5
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.5
138% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 53% Great: 109%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 16GB
14GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.9 5 6.8 6.3 6 6.3 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
6.72% Terrible
Read 28.7
Write 13.2
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 6.2
14% 12.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.8
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
21% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.72%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
46.4% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 14.1
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 62%
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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 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: MSI 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640) - $164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $518
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