MSI X99S SLI PLUS (MS-7885)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive101% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99S SLI PLUS (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151030
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 00:14
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i7-5820K-$397
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 124
101% 127 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 500
QC Mixed 494
113% 499 Pts
MC Int 948
MC Float 1,004
MC Mixed 984
147% 979 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
173GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 476
Mixed 487
109% 488 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 31.1
130% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 43.5
67% 125 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96%
Great: 105%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
137GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 411
Mixed 415
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 79.4
4K Mixed 42.4
152% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 157
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 72.4
84% 143 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 101%
Great: 115%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$82
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 133
Write 116
Mixed 113
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.22
89% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
649GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
67.5% Good
Read 143
Write 92.6
Mixed 100
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 0.57
4K Mixed 0.22
62% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
261GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 117
Write 107
Mixed 108
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.21
4K Mixed 0.34
105% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 4x4GB-$140
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM 2400 MHz clocked @ 2000 MHz
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
92.9% Outstanding
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 32.2
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 21.1
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 113%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: MSI X99S SLI PLUS (MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $832
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