MSI 890FXA-GD70 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 24%
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation 24%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 46.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics23.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive31.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7640
MotherboardMSI 890FXA-GD70 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111006
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 18:10
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 45%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 630
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
46.8% Average
SC Int 83.7
SC Float 50.5
SC Mixed 62.9
53% 65.7 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 200
QC Mixed 246
59% 258 Pts
MC Int 327
MC Float 200
MC Mixed 244
39% 257 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 560 Ti-$188
EVGA(3842 1563) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1053 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
23.2% Poor
Lighting 64.3
Reflection 65.5
Parallax 62
20% 63.9 fps
MRender 60.7
Gravity 66.6
Splatting 54
26% 60.4 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 23.2%
Great: 25%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel X25-M 160GB
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 91 100 99 101 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
31.9% Below average
Read 203
Write 101
Mixed 119
SusWrite 94.4
29% 129 MB/s
4K Read 12.8
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 9.7
55% 22 MB/s
DQ Read 18.9
DQ Write 63.7
DQ Mixed 12
18% 31.5 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
30.3% Below average
MC Read 12
MC Write 8.6
MC Mixed 10.9
30% 10.5 GB/s
SC Read 6.7
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 7
19% 6.77 GB/s
Latency 88.5
45% 88.5 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 45%
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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 890FXA-GD70 (MS-7640) Builds (Compare 529 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 49%
Desktop 47%
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: MSI 890FXA-GD70 (MS-7640) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,029
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