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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7760
MotherboardMSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140212
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 25 '19 at 20:27
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
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)
74.2% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 220
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 409
8-Core 681
69% 545 Pts
64-Core 844
57% 844 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Lighting 513
Reflection 430
Parallax 487
135% 476 fps
MRender 385
Gravity 242
Splatting 241
81% 289 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,425
Write 5,257
Mixed 5,246
1,187% 5,309 MB/s
4K Read 335
4K Write 204
4K Mixed 224
902% 254 MB/s
DQ Read 808
DQ Write 600
DQ Mixed 629
490% 679 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 110%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$39
92GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 111 111 111 112 111 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 102
Write 74.3
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 112
63% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 2.4
416% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop 2TB
5GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 27 27 27 27 27 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
11.7% Very poor
Read 31.5
Write 26.5
Mixed 15.2
SusWrite 26.7
33% 25 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11.7%
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)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 41.7
MC Write 39.9
MC Mixed 36.4
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 13.5
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) Builds (Compare 517 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) - $342

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $1,742
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