MSI X99S SLI PLUS (MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.7% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive92.1% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99S SLI PLUS (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors, 1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors, 1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140925
Uptime13.6 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 21:29
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-5820K-$330
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
67.2% Good
SC Int 81.1
SC Float 82
SC Mixed 74.5
63% 79.2 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 344
QC Mixed 334
78% 342 Pts
MC Int 740
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 782
116% 771 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 103%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
BFG(19F1 06DC) 512MB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.8593
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
6.7% Terrible
Lighting 26
Reflection 22.2
Parallax 9.4
6% 19.2 fps
MRender 15.8
Gravity 20
Splatting 13.3
7% 16.4 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.7%
Great: 7%
Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS
Gigabyte(1458 34CD) 512MB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 8.15.11.8593
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
0.62% Terrible
Lighting 1.5
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 0.8
0% 1.7 fps
MRender 2.8
Gravity 1.1
Splatting 2
1% 1.97 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.62%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba Q Series Pro 256GB-$109
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JTRA0102 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 441
Mixed 461
105% 470 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 33.9
113% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 115
113% 180 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 106%
WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB
578GB free
Firmware: 03.00C06 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 107
Write 96.4
Mixed 63.6
66% 88.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.35
4K Mixed 0.41
120% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 4x4GB-$171
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 41.2
MC Mixed 36
108% 38 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 20.2
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: MSI X99S SLI PLUS (MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $645
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