MSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics143% 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 Drive76.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory128GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 128GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory116.9 GB free of 128 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores, 1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160411
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 05:22
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 i7-5960X-$809
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
80.7% Excellent
SC Int 97.2
SC Float 99.4
SC Mixed 97.2
78% 97.9 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 391
QC Mixed 385
88% 386 Pts
MC Int 891
MC Float 997
MC Mixed 960
142% 949 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
143% Outstanding
Lighting 518
Reflection 402
Parallax 469
155% 463 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 425
Splatting 257
135% 308 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 143%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$205
467GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 480
Write 323
Mixed 339
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 24
92% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 55.1
83% 160 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 106%
Crucial MX300 1TB-$205
153GB free
Firmware: M0CR021 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 477
Write 249
Mixed 294
75% 340 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 49.3
4K Mixed 13.4
70% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 19.6
63% 140 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 106%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$135
3TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 57% Great: 110%
Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB-$65
1.5TB free
Firmware: MKAOAA10 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 103
Write 102
Mixed 96.3
76% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.27
81% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 8x16GB
8 of 8 slots used
128GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
112% Outstanding
MC Read 47.4
MC Write 42.9
MC Mixed 41.3
125% 43.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 21.6
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 110%
This bench: 112%
Great: 162%
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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 1,320 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $957
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