MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics50.5% 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 Drive77.4% 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)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150320
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '21 at 02:51
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 above expectations (63rd percentile)
81% Excellent
Memory 91.7
1-Core 102
2-Core 195
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 380
8-Core 615
63% 497 Pts
64-Core 773
52% 773 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1579 MHz, MLim: 1817 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
50.5% Above average
Lighting 60.1
Reflection 83.2
Parallax 57.4
49% 66.9 fps
MRender 66.9
Gravity 65.1
Splatting 58
53% 63.3 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 535 Series 120GB-$300
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RG21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 136 129 110 92 103 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 391
Write 172
Mixed 241
SusWrite 119
51% 231 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 85.9
4K Mixed 40.4
147% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 116
111% 175 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 86%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
331GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 460 464 465 467 467 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 471
Mixed 398
SusWrite 464
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 55.5
188% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 122%
Great: 130%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
758GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 166 167 167 168 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 153
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 167
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
248% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 108%
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 (74th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
37.2% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 11.2
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 11.5
33% 11.5 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 37.2%
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 2,018 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

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