MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 18.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics32.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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-7893
MotherboardMSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151224
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 19 '19 at 00:09
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
18.3% Very poor
1-Core 26.1
2-Core 52.8
18% 39.5 Pts
4-Core 104
8-Core 172
18% 138 Pts
64-Core 172
12% 172 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 18.3%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
PNY(196E 11C3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 440.97
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
32.7% Below average
Lighting 122
Reflection 80.3
Parallax 135
32% 112 fps
MRender 80
Gravity 122
Splatting 84.9
33% 95.5 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 32.7%
Great: 35%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
712GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 123 117 121 143 142 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Read 167
Write 120
Mixed 101
SusWrite 127
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
227% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown OCZ3G16002G F3-12800CL9-4GBRL OCZ3G16002G F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 12GB
533, 800, 533, 800 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
26.7% Poor
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 8.8
MC Mixed 9.4
26% 9.13 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 4.4
SC Mixed 8.3
18% 6.37 GB/s
Latency 98.2
41% 98.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 28%
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 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 3,589 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $481
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