MSI X99S GAMING 9 ACK (MS-7882)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics43% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive90.5% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7882
MotherboardMSI X99S GAMING 9 ACK (MS-7882)  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160721
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 21:43
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i7-6850K-$440
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 119
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 473
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 498
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 865
MC Float 990
MC Mixed 938
139% 931 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
43% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 120
Parallax 132
43% 132 fps
MRender 83.9
Gravity 127
Splatting 85.6
43% 98.9 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 43%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$87
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 408
Mixed 505
107% 479 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 13
110% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 12.9
89% 204 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 111%
Seagate ST3000DM003-1F216N 3TB
456GB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
64% Good
Read 134
Write 89.7
Mixed 102
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 0.47
4K Mixed 0.21
47% 0.35 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 64%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6 6 6 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
76.4% Very good
MC Read 33
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 22.9
80% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 20
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 61.1
65% 61.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99S GAMING 9 ACK (MS-7882) Builds (Compare 168 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI X99S GAMING 9 ACK (MS-7882)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,249
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