MSI X79A-GD45 Plus (MS-7760)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 9 years and 10 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.
SystemMSI MS-7760
MotherboardMSI X79A-GD45 Plus (MS-7760)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 20 '16 at 03:18
Run Duration279 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-3820-$380
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
70.9% Very good
SC Int 99.6
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 101
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 343
QC Mixed 347
77% 341 Pts
MC Int 491
MC Float 502
MC Mixed 517
76% 504 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2981) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 9.18.13.5286
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Lighting 232
Reflection 212
Parallax 228
71% 224 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 210
Splatting 148
75% 175 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State 480GB
423GB free
Firmware: 12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 523
Write 502
Mixed 500
114% 508 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 14.8
109% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 68.9
122% 240 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 103%
Samsung PM800 2.5" 128GB
79GB free
Firmware: VBM25D1Q Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
30.9% Below average
Read 207
Write 161
Mixed 183
41% 184 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 8.83
4K Mixed 6.07
43% 11.7 MB/s
DQ Read 16.2
DQ Write 8.42
DQ Mixed 5.2
6% 9.93 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 32%
Samsung PB22-JS3 FDE 2.5" 128GB
74GB free
Firmware: VBM9LD1Q Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
31% Below average
Read 204
Write 164
Mixed 174
40% 181 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 8.73
4K Mixed 6.08
43% 11.6 MB/s
DQ Read 16
DQ Write 8.73
DQ Mixed 5.23
6% 9.98 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 31%
Great: 31%
Samsung PM800 2.5" 128GB
2GB free
Firmware: 5D1Q Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
27.1% Poor
Read 217
Write 64.4
Mixed 101
28% 128 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 9.17
4K Mixed 6.83
48% 12.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.9
DQ Write 8.47
DQ Mixed 6.42
8% 13.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 32%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 136
Write 131
Mixed 111
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.2
90% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 83%
Crucial_CT240M50 240GB
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 27.8
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 12.4
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X79A-GD45 Plus (MS-7760) Builds (Compare 945 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI X79A-GD45 Plus (MS-7760) - $333

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,153
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