MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 59.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics43.8% 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 Drive56% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 6 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
SystemMSI MS-7640
MotherboardMSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 20:12
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-8370-$149
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
59.2% Above average
SC Int 82.3
SC Float 74.5
SC Mixed 81
63% 79.3 Pts
QC Int 287
QC Float 259
QC Mixed 286
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 519
MC Float 444
MC Mixed 509
74% 490 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
43.8% Average
Lighting 142
Reflection 89.2
Parallax 178
48% 136 fps
MRender 67.8
Gravity 120
Splatting 98.3
41% 95.3 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP900 256GB-$100
174GB free
Firmware: 5.8.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
56% Above average
Read 456
Write 216
Mixed 257
68% 310 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 41.5
4K Mixed 13.5
60% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 131
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 49.9
65% 116 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 56%
Great: 81%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$64
260GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 116
Write 103
Mixed 10.9
55% 76.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.37
100% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
933, 667, 933, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
42.5% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 13.2
42% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 53%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640) Builds (Compare 267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $491
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