MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 59.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics62.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7893
MotherboardMSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150729
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 03:58
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$115
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
59.4% Above average
SC Int 86.3
SC Float 72.6
SC Mixed 79.3
64% 79.4 Pts
QC Int 312
QC Float 277
QC Mixed 293
67% 294 Pts
MC Int 488
MC Float 398
MC Mixed 490
69% 459 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.5.2
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
62.5% Good
Lighting 192
Reflection 158
Parallax 237
64% 195 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 164
Splatting 152
61% 145 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
38GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
53% Above average
Read 414
Write 109
Mixed 159
49% 228 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 14.9
86% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 80.9
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 31.2
43% 77.1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 53%
Great: 63%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$98
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 89.4
Write 115
Mixed 90.4
74% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.27
81% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB-$137
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
29.1% Poor
MC Read 10
MC Write 9.2
MC Mixed 8.6
26% 9.27 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 9.1
24% 8.47 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 88%
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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 1,501 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $571
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