MSI A88X-G45 GAMING (MS-7900)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 50.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics65.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 3 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7900
MotherboardMSI A88X-G45 GAMING (MS-7900)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160727
Uptime16.9 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:47
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 Athlon II X4 860K-$73
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
50.1% Above average
SC Int 75.7
SC Float 67.9
SC Mixed 72.9
58% 72.2 Pts
QC Int 282
QC Float 206
QC Mixed 254
56% 248 Pts
MC Int 285
MC Float 202
MC Mixed 251
37% 246 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$200
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
65.6% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 176
Parallax 194
62% 192 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 191
Splatting 127
68% 157 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$112
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 45 52 50 62 57 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 91.3
Write 79.9
Mixed 65
SusWrite 52.9
54% 72.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 63%
MD10000-NSDW-RO 1TB
425GB free
Firmware: 27.0CR.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 72 75 73 75 75 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
41% Average
Read 70.4
Write 47.3
Mixed 31
SusWrite 72.6
40% 55.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
66% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 41%
Great: 54%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 180 182 180 179 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 152
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 179
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
403GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 90 89 89 92 94 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 120
Write 115
Mixed 31.9
SusWrite 90.3
65% 89.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
114% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-2400C10-4GTX F3-2400C10-4GTX F3-2400C10-4GTX F3-2400C10-4GTX 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
38.4% Below average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 9.6
MC Mixed 14.9
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.4
27% 9.37 GB/s
Latency 96.6
41% 96.6 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 70%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A88X-G45 GAMING (MS-7900) Builds (Compare 648 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: MSI A88X-G45 GAMING (MS-7900) - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $354
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