MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 53%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics108% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 2 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.
Very high background CPU (32%). 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)
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151224
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 05:52
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
53% Above average
SC Int 75.5
SC Float 68.4
SC Mixed 72
58% 72 Pts
QC Int 274
QC Float 244
QC Mixed 260
59% 259 Pts
MC Int 450
MC Float 400
MC Mixed 437
64% 429 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 53%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 291
Reflection 344
Parallax 376
100% 337 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 352
Splatting 224
115% 263 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$90
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X312
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 162 168 195 171 132 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 387
Write 357
Mixed 255
SusWrite 173
66% 293 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 30.3
114% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 93.4
114% 201 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 108%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA360 500GB
135GB free
Firmware: JP2O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 81 82 84 84 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 127
Write 126
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 82.9
73% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
49.9% Average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 18.5
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.63 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 73%
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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 2,018 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $430
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