MSI X99S GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics58.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive98.7% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99S GAMING 7 (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180323
Uptime15.7 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 05:16
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-5820K-$270
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 242
86% 182 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 757
78% 615 Pts
64-Core 981
66% 981 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$280
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Lighting 226
Reflection 202
Parallax 214
59% 214 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 213
Splatting 170
58% 178 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$97
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 253 182 149 144 136 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 478
Write 467
Mixed 359
SusWrite 190
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 89.7
4K Mixed 51.9
172% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 313
234% 315 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 3D 1TB-$88
538GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 254 298 313 322 316 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 383
Write 284
Mixed 312
SusWrite 296
72% 319 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 44.4
145% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 247
189% 257 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 122%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$318
216GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 256 300 314 321 317 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 466
Mixed 433
SusWrite 297
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 50.6
167% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 306
220% 283 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 102%
Great: 134%
Intel 730 Series 480GB-$290
147GB free
Firmware: L2010420
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 258 307 316 324 331 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 410
Write 467
Mixed 337
SusWrite 300
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 37.1
142% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 296
210% 265 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 111%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 91 17 9.5 4 15 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
39.2% Below average
Read 100
Write 67.8
Mixed 73
SusWrite 35.7
52% 69.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 121 126 117 103 125 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 126
Write 105
Mixed 81.7
SusWrite 118
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB-$100
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (93rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
106% Outstanding
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 38
116% 40.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 23.2
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
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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 1,576 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,156
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HDDRAMUSB
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