MSI X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 142%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% 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 Drive251% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7A54
MotherboardMSI X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920x1080x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160913
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 10:53
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 138
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 492
QC Float 526
QC Mixed 523
116% 514 Pts
MC Int 967
MC Float 1,128
MC Mixed 1,050
157% 1,048 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$720
MSI(1462 3722) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 525
Reflection 436
Parallax 581
169% 514 fps
MRender 386
Gravity 442
Splatting 247
157% 358 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 162%
Great: 169%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXZ7300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 781 783 786 789 784 780 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 2164
Write 784
Mixed 592
SusWrite 784
237% 1,081 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 61.1
234% 87.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,284
DQ Write 725
DQ Mixed 879
688% 963 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 251%
Great: 246%
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
88GB free
Firmware: SBFK61K1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 218 124 76 77 77 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 478
Write 340
Mixed 331
SusWrite 108
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 86.6
4K Mixed 34
142% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 194
170% 251 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
803GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 146 146 147 144 142 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 166
Mixed 109
SusWrite 145
112% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$130
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 24.7
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 21.8
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54) Builds (Compare 421 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $1,141
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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