MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics109% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive134% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7760
MotherboardMSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760)  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 27 '16 at 15:43
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-3930K-$380
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
71.4% Very good
SC Int 94.5
SC Float 96.2
SC Mixed 94.7
76% 95.1 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 325
QC Mixed 339
77% 338 Pts
MC Int 679
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 721
105% 702 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
MSI(1462 3250) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6472
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 358
Reflection 314
Parallax 347
106% 340 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 315
Splatting 215
108% 246 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 109%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 480GB-$300
339GB free
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 1,154
Write 924
Mixed 910
222% 996 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 76.2
4K Mixed 15.6
101% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 81.6
DQ Mixed 13.9
22% 41.2 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 134%
Great: 166%
HyperX Savage 960GB-$355
71GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.r Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 370
Write 317
Mixed 245
69% 311 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 36.9
4K Mixed 14.7
75% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 14.8
51% 113 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 99%
OCZ Vertex 3 120GB-$116
3GB free
Firmware: 2.22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 351
Write 106
Mixed 155
44% 204 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 49
4K Mixed 9.45
69% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 99.3
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 43.3
52% 89.4 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 29.4
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 12.9
SC Mixed 12.2
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) Builds (Compare 195 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI X79A-GD65 (8D) (MS-7760) - $342

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,324
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