MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 49.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics117% 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.
Boot Drive95.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7893
MotherboardMSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)  (all builds)
Memory20.3 GB free of 24 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151224
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJun 06 '19 at 10:04
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 FX-8350-$85
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
49.1% Average
SC Int 78
SC Float 72.2
SC Mixed 74.1
52% 74.8 Pts
QC Int 283
QC Float 255
QC Mixed 273
48% 271 Pts
MC Int 494
MC Float 438
MC Mixed 497
32% 476 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
MSI(1462 3364) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 367
Reflection 341
Parallax 347
111% 352 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 369
Splatting 250
122% 281 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 117%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 377 417 402 403 407 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 424
Write 408
Mixed 302
SusWrite 395
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 77.4
4K Mixed 44.7
135% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 210
172% 246 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 118%
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
57GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 166 130 131 189 174 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
32.9% Below average
Read 251
Write 97.4
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 162
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 18.1
4K Mixed 9.5
41% 13.4 MB/s
DQ Read 14.8
DQ Write 15.9
DQ Mixed 14.5
11% 15.1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 3x8GB
3 of 4 slots used
24GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
43.9% Average
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 13.7
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 12.1
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 71%
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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 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893) Builds (Compare 2,958 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

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