MSI Z77A-GD65 Gaming Motherboard - The March of the Dragoon Army

Launch SRP: S$329

Results - Futuremark PCMark 7 & SPECviewperf 9.0

Results - PCMark 7

From the overall score of the test, the MSI Gaming board is second and on par with the well balanced Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H-WB WiFi mainstream performance board, easily making it one of the better boards in raw performance so far.

 

 

Results - SPECviewperf 9.0

The Z77A-GD65 Gaming's Pro/ENGINEER (proe-04) score was about a mere 0.5 per cent behind some of the leading high-end boards, else their scores would have been identical.

8.5
Performance
9
Features
8
Value
7.5
The Good
Consistently good performer across all tests
Very overclockable
Killer Gaming networking controller
The Bad
Lack of bundled Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity which its competitors offer
More PCIe lanes for multi-GPU configuration would have made this the best gaming board

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