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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 58%
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 76.5%, 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). 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)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140212
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 04 '19 at 16:05
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 12%

 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 way above expectations (86th percentile)
76.5% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 221
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 672
71% 552 Pts
64-Core 840
56% 840 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 81%
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 (73rd percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 517
Reflection 427
Parallax 501
136% 482 fps
MRender 387
Gravity 447
Splatting 254
128% 363 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,208
Write 5264
Mixed 4,987
1,152% 5,153 MB/s
4K Read 320
4K Write 205
4K Mixed 227
884% 251 MB/s
DQ Read 855
DQ Write 625
DQ Mixed 674
522% 718 MB/s
Poor: 61% Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$39
70GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 107 107 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 114
Write 101
Mixed 59
SusWrite 107
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.6
446% 3.07 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop 2TB
5GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 27 26 26 27 27 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
11.3% Very poor
Read 28.7
Write 26.2
Mixed 15.7
SusWrite 26.5
32% 24.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11.3%
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 41.2
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 36
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 13.8
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 57.8
69% 57.8 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 100%
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 525 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
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: 45% - Average Total price: $1,732
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