MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics98% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at 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. How to reduce background CPU.
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 (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
71.7% Very good
Memory 93.1
1-Core 74.1
2-Core 153
66% 107 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 485
48% 379 Pts
64-Core 497
33% 497 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
MSI(1462 3364) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
98% Outstanding
Lighting 367
Reflection 341
Parallax 347
96% 352 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 369
Splatting 250
99% 281 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 98%
Great: 117%
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 (38th 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: 75%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 116%
Kingston A400 120GB-$25
57GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 166 130 131 189 174 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st 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: 80%
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 potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
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: 33%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893) Builds (Compare 3,993 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $482
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