MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics20.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive94.5% 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.
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 X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160410
Uptime3.3 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 15:23
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$340
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
79.7% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 108
88% 111 Pts
QC Int 405
QC Float 391
QC Mixed 376
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 785
MC Float 828
MC Mixed 792
120% 802 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$18
MaxC: 2012 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
20.7% Poor
Lighting 60
Reflection 60
Parallax 60
18% 60 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 60
Splatting 60
31% 60 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 20.7%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 480GB-$162
203GB free
Firmware: MU02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 488
Write 251
Mixed 270
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 22.2
102% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 31.5
DQ Write 159
DQ Mixed 40.1
47% 76.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 79%
Toshiba Q Series Pro 256GB-$150
56GB free
Firmware: JTRA0102 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 433
Mixed 504
108% 484 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 36.6
132% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.2
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 23.4
55% 107 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$89
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Read 141
Write 114
Mixed 115
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.25
94% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 94%
WD My Book 1235 4TB
2.5TB free, PID 1235
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 145
Write 103
Mixed 101
141% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.22
78% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FAR 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
68.4% Good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 20.9
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 21.4
54% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885) Builds (Compare 1,757 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $765
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