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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 74.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics127% 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)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140212
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMar 26 '19 at 07:44
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 (84th percentile)
74.8% Very good
1-Core 106
2-Core 221
76% 163 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 665
70% 546 Pts
64-Core 843
57% 843 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 518
Reflection 424
Parallax 520
136% 487 fps
MRender 386
Gravity 446
Splatting 252
127% 361 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,416
Write 5,406
Mixed 5,174
1,192% 5,332 MB/s
4K Read 324
4K Write 210
4K Mixed 226
892% 254 MB/s
DQ Read 844
DQ Write 630
DQ Mixed 681
524% 718 MB/s
Poor: 61% Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$39
93GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 112 111 111 111 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 92
Write 76.5
Mixed 56.3
SusWrite 112
62% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.5
439% 3.07 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop 2TB
5GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 27 27 25 27 27 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
11.8% Very poor
Read 32
Write 26.7
Mixed 15.2
SusWrite 26.5
33% 25.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11.8%
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 39.7
MC Mixed 36.4
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 13.8
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 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 519 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
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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