MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics35.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive53.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 SLI PLUS(MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory18.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150320
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateDec 13 '20 at 11:58
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-5820K-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Memory 91.9
1-Core 96.1
2-Core 191
76% 126 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 511
54% 424 Pts
64-Core 740
50% 740 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
EVGA(3842 3966) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
35.8% Below average
Lighting 45.7
Reflection 56.2
Parallax 38.4
37% 46.8 fps
MRender 37.4
Gravity 43.7
Splatting 38.3
34% 39.8 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
251GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 74 76 74 75 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
53.4% Above average
Read 440
Write 73.7
Mixed 122
SusWrite 74.4
38% 177 MB/s
4K Read 16.5
4K Write 64.7
4K Mixed 19.8
85% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 71.4
DQ Mixed 104
83% 119 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 123%
Crucial BX100 250GB-$99
204GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 366 366 364 365 363 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 366
Mixed 312
SusWrite 364
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 71.7
4K Mixed 33.3
118% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 198
176% 262 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
127GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 130 132 135 135 133 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 107
Write 82
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 133
72% 98 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.9% Good
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 22.8
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 18.4
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885) Builds (Compare 2,560 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,091
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