MSI X99S GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
4 months ago, 6 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99S GAMING 7 (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory0.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141105
Uptime6.2 Days
Run DateAug 09 '18 at 04:45
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
72.9% Very good
SC Int 98.3
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 98.9
79% 99.2 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 342
83% 366 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 744
MC Mixed 740
107% 714 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
EVGA(3842 4993) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Lighting 313
Reflection 285
Parallax 319
97% 306 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 292
Splatting 207
100% 231 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk X300 128GB-$59
2GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X3510000
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 254
Write 167
Mixed 210
47% 210 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 86.4
4K Mixed 31.6
126% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 68.9
DQ Mixed 110
89% 130 MB/s
Poor: 52% Great: 92%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
649GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 175 174 173 176 168 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 163
Mixed 104
SusWrite 174
120% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
245% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$140
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM 2800 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 34.4
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 18.1
45% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 114%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99S GAMING 7 (MS-7885) Builds (Compare 987 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI X99S GAMING 7 (MS-7885) - $289

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,120
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