MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

Gaming 48%
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 52.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics58.3% 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 Drive25.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7640
MotherboardMSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130306
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 01:34
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
52.7% Above average
1-Core 80.9
2-Core 147
54% 114 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 496
49% 392 Pts
64-Core 508
34% 508 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$220
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Lighting 264
Reflection 203
Parallax 243
69% 237 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 215
Splatting 164
58% 173 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Drevo X1 SSD 120GB
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1222A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 28 4.6 34 10 21 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
25.8% Poor
Read 404
Write 51.3
Mixed 4.8
SusWrite 21
25% 120 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 42.9
4K Mixed 0.5
29% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 19.1
DQ Write 6.9
DQ Mixed 0.6
4% 8.87 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 92%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$70
199GB free
Firmware: CC95
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 72 86 87 88 86 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 97
Write 94.2
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 82.6
60% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.1
187% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM3B4G1C1600L11 CMX4GX3M1A1600C9 8GB
800, 667 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
45.1% Average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 14.4
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 12.1
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640) Builds (Compare 575 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 46%
Desktop 50%
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $481
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