MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 57.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics65.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7893
MotherboardMSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151224
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 15:08
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$123
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
57.1% Above average
SC Int 82
SC Float 73.2
SC Mixed 79.3
62% 78.2 Pts
QC Int 288
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 274
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 505
MC Float 431
MC Mixed 492
72% 476 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$230
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
65.3% Good
Lighting 198
Reflection 180
Parallax 216
63% 198 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 184
Splatting 126
67% 154 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC480G1CS2754D117-514 480GB
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS211101 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 476
Write 409
Mixed 440
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 22.1
82% 29.1 MB/s
DQ Read 21.1
DQ Write 68.2
DQ Mixed 13.5
19% 34.3 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$89
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 172
Mixed 154
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.63
4K Mixed 0.23
112% 1.26 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1067 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
54.3% Above average
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 19.9
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 13.7
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 59
68% 59 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.3%
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 2,003 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $379
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