MSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 82.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics116% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190613
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 28 '20 at 10:47
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6800K-$314
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Memory 69.4
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
84% 153 Pts
4-Core 513
8-Core 805
84% 659 Pts
64-Core 1,033
69% 1,033 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2746 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 465
Reflection 410
Parallax 432
122% 436 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 438
Splatting 263
117% 320 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXB7001Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,733
Write 1,111
Mixed 812
268% 1,219 MB/s
4K Read 52.8
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 67.5
232% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 39.3
DQ Write 87.1
DQ Mixed 52.8
43% 59.7 MB/s
Poor: 118% Great: 243%
Patriot P200 2TB
760GB free
Firmware: H190117K
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 428
Write 461
Mixed 323
90% 404 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 42.3
134% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 33.3
84% 177 MB/s
Poor: 57% Great: 107%
R580 240GB 240GB
135GB free
Firmware: 02000004
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 359
Write 107
Mixed 214
50% 227 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 72.9
4K Mixed 28.2
113% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 24.7
86% 186 MB/s
Poor: 41% Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 6TB (2017)-$129
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 109
Write 118
Mixed 71.8
74% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 0.6
216% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 43% Great: 90%
Hitachi HUA722020ALA330 2TB
65GB free
Firmware: JKAOA3HA
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 99.8
Write 37.5
Mixed 40.9
44% 59.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
90% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C15 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
66.9% Good
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 21.9
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 13.1
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 172%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 87%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 77%
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Motherboard: MSI X99A GAMING 7 (MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $773
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