MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 76.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics49.9% 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 Drive77% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150320
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '21 at 04:00
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$175
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Memory 83.7
1-Core 101
2-Core 203
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 634
64% 504 Pts
64-Core 777
52% 777 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1580 MHz, MLim: 1817 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
49.9% Average
Lighting 58.6
Reflection 83.6
Parallax 57.3
47% 66.5 fps
MRender 67.3
Gravity 65.2
Splatting 58.3
53% 63.6 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 535 Series 120GB-$300
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RG21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 131 109 96 112 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
77% Very good
Read 388
Write 187
Mixed 231
SusWrite 118
51% 231 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 88.2
4K Mixed 39.5
146% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 99.3
104% 172 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 77%
Great: 86%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
331GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 466 469 468 467 467 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 470
Mixed 395
SusWrite 466
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 41
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 54.9
186% 65.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 122%
Great: 130%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
758GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 168 166 167 168 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 157
Mixed 91.1
SusWrite 167
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
241% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 8 slots used
8GB DIMM 2800 MHz clocked @ 2134 MHz
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
36.3% Below average
MC Read 14
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 11.1
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 11.1
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 36.3%
Great: 47%

 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 2,036 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $760
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