MSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 72.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics35.5% 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 Drive89.5% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7640
MotherboardMSI 990XA-GD55 (MS-7640)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 29 '20 at 23:26
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$126
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Memory 91.7
1-Core 79.5
2-Core 150
67% 107 Pts
4-Core 290
8-Core 541
52% 416 Pts
64-Core 527
35% 527 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1565 MHz, MLim: 1804 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Lighting 146
Reflection 128
Parallax 139
38% 138 fps
MRender 85.4
Gravity 131
Splatting 91.5
36% 103 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D 250GB-$45
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 204 204 209 207 204 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 494
Write 329
Mixed 175
SusWrite 207
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 76.5
4K Mixed 41.1
146% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 231
183% 255 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 105%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
66GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 144 143 144 144 144 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 489
Write 460
Mixed 348
SusWrite 165
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 76
4K Mixed 45.3
157% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 247
DQ Mixed 147
140% 220 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 108%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
754GB free
Firmware: MS2OA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 172 169 173 179 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 158
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 172
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
139% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
50.8% Above average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 17.5
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.9
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 50%
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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 629 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $468
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