MSI A88XM-E35 (MS-7721)

Performance Results

Gaming 25%
Desktop 52%
Workstation 19%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 43.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics52.7% 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 Drive90.2% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (96%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7721
MotherboardMSI A88XM-E35 (MS-7721)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 03 '20 at 00:01
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 96%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Athlon II X4 760K (2013 D.Ri)-$59
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
43.2% Average
Memory 58.2
1-Core 32.8
2-Core 68.6
35% 53.2 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 173
23% 168 Pts
64-Core 151
10% 151 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$325
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.7% Above average
Lighting 66.8
Reflection 58.5
Parallax 78.1
55% 67.8 fps
MRender 61.5
Gravity 58.4
Splatting 77.7
38% 65.9 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SX850 128GB
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 360 369 376 373 363 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 425
Write 376
Mixed 370
SusWrite 357
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 40.2
131% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 206
162% 225 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 115%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$46
643GB free
Firmware: AX0R2J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 87 89 89 90 89 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 73.6
Write 84
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 88.6
50% 68.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLE8G3D1869DE1TX0. BLE8G3D1869DE1TX0. 16GB
1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
27.8% Poor
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 6.6
MC Mixed 10.4
28% 9.8 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 5.6
SC Mixed 8.5
21% 7.37 GB/s
Latency 133
30% 133 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 51%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A88XM-E35 (MS-7721) Builds (Compare 177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 6%
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Desktop 54%
Workstation 5%
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Motherboard: MSI A88XM-E35 (MS-7721)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $191
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