MSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (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.
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 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.8% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160715
Uptime62.9 Days
Run DateMar 09 '18 at 17:34
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (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 i7-6850K-$440
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 104
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 110
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 438
100% 443 Pts
MC Int 787
MC Float 906
MC Mixed 848
127% 847 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 286
Parallax 334
98% 309 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 290
Splatting 214
100% 231 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$117
167GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 401
Mixed 415
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 60
4K Mixed 39
129% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 115
134% 234 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
935GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 101
Write 110
Mixed 117
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.28
110% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$190
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 34.9
MC Write 44.4
MC Mixed 34.1
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 19.1
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885) Builds (Compare 1,169 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,018
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