MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics158% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7760
MotherboardMSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)  (all builds)
Memory7.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140212
Uptime4.3 Days
Run DateMar 18 '19 at 15:59
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 i7-3930K-$495
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 110
88% 111 Pts
QC Int 433
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 423
98% 430 Pts
MC Int 811
MC Float 838
MC Mixed 840
124% 830 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$713
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
158% Outstanding
Lighting 518
Reflection 426
Parallax 520
160% 488 fps
MRender 384
Gravity 441
Splatting 242
156% 356 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 158%
Great: 168%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,481
Write 5,355
Mixed 5,149
1,191% 5,328 MB/s
4K Read 342
4K Write 213
4K Mixed 226
922% 261 MB/s
DQ Read 864
DQ Write 636
DQ Mixed 674
524% 725 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 110%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$70
95GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 100 100 100 101 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 122
Write 98.5
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 101
69% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.5
439% 3.07 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop 2TB
5GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 27 26 27 26 27 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
11.4% Very poor
Read 29.8
Write 26
Mixed 14
SusWrite 26.4
32% 24.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11.4%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 36.3
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.8
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 100%
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-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) Builds (Compare 423 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) - $342

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,745
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