MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 33%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics100% 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 Drive200% 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-7885
MotherboardMSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160715
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '19 at 23:28
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Xeon E5-2603 v3
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
33% Below average
1-Core 41.2
2-Core 93.3
31% 67.2 Pts
4-Core 189
8-Core 280
30% 234 Pts
64-Core 286
19% 286 Pts
Poor: 22%
This bench: 33%
Great: 33%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$750
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 342
Parallax 530
88% 390 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 486
Splatting 289
117% 352 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 100%
Great: 142%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$70
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 497 788 385 396 406 405 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
200% Outstanding
Read 2,120
Write 2,067
Mixed 1,419
SusWrite 479
340% 1,522 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 61.3
196% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 637
DQ Write 459
DQ Mixed 578
424% 558 MB/s
Poor: 179%
This bench: 200%
Great: 289%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$102
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
65% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 23.6
MC Mixed 26.7
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 12.1
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 94.7
42% 94.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 65%
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 SLI PLUS(MS-7885) Builds (Compare 3,464 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $993
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HDDRAMUSB
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