MSI 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 75.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics46.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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-7640
MotherboardMSI 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150601
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 20:31
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 4.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Memory 87.3
1-Core 86.2
2-Core 176
70% 116 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 576
58% 461 Pts
64-Core 580
39% 580 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$130
CLim: 1244 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
46.5% Average
Lighting 169
Reflection 166
Parallax 232
44% 189 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 167
Splatting 121
47% 140 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba HG6 128GB
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JUGB0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 150 134 151 155 128 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 330
Write 210
Mixed 280
SusWrite 147
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 67.1
4K Mixed 34.9
115% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 24.1
DQ Write 89.5
DQ Mixed 40.5
36% 51.4 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 103%
USB2.0 Flash Disk 8GB
8GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.1 5.4 4.9 5.4 5.4 5.2 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
4.92% Terrible
Read 17.8
Write 2.5
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 5.2
7% 7 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
19% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.92%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
44.8% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 15.1
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.7
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640) Builds (Compare 462 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA-GD65 (MS-7640) - $164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $529
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