MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 72%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics94.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86.7% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7885
MotherboardMSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160715
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 07 '17 at 15:44
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$374
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
72% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 100
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 352
QC Mixed 329
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 740
MC Float 777
MC Mixed 767
114% 762 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 72%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
Gigabyte(1458 36CD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 279
Parallax 316
94% 298 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 279
Splatting 178
94% 216 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$155
228GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 516
Write 401
Mixed 414
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 23.9
131% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 41.4
DQ Write 88.3
DQ Mixed 24.1
30% 51.3 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 118%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
931GB free
Firmware: 1A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 219
Write 181
Mixed 178
145% 193 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.38
140% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 115%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (83rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
104% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 38
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 21
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
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 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 1,984 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI PLUS(MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $899
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