MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 45.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics12.9% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7640
MotherboardMSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130306
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 12:56
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-4300-$58
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
45.6% Average
SC Int 71.7
SC Float 67.5
SC Mixed 69.9
56% 69.7 Pts
QC Int 219
QC Float 155
QC Mixed 224
45% 199 Pts
MC Int 246
MC Float 189
MC Mixed 239
34% 225 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 550 Ti-$250
MSI(1462 2610) 1GB
CLim: 950 MHz, MLim: 1075 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Lighting 34.6
Reflection 35.3
Parallax 31.1
10% 33.7 fps
MRender 33.7
Gravity 36.1
Splatting 36.2
15% 35.3 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 040H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 45% Great: 70%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$43
377GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 141
Write 111
Mixed 126
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.31
98% 1 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
44.4% Average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 9.9
MC Mixed 16.5
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.7
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 63%
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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 341 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $480
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