MSI X99A MPOWER (MS-7885)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics38.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.4% 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-7885
MotherboardMSI X99A MPOWER (MS-7885)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160525
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 25 '17 at 11:23
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 127
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 498
114% 505 Pts
MC Int 982
MC Float 1,042
MC Mixed 1,030
152% 1,018 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 670-$435
EVGA(3842 3677) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1552 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 369.9
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
38.4% Below average
Lighting 103
Reflection 98.3
Parallax 135
35% 112 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 94
Splatting 88.2
41% 96.4 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$120
66GB free
Firmware: EXM01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 532
Write 493
Mixed 518
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 45.7
175% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 168
179% 297 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 121%
Great: 123%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
17GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 514
Write 258
Mixed 278
77% 350 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 22.4
135% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 59
97% 194 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 100%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
83GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
55.6% Above average
Read 87
Write 106
Mixed 90.7
71% 94.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.48
169% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 105%
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 2TB-$80
75GB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 116
Write 130
Mixed 112
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.04
4K Mixed 0.15
57% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$179
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 3001 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 48.8
MC Write 48.2
MC Mixed 44.7
135% 47.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 26.5
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 46.2
86% 46.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 124%
Great: 125%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A MPOWER (MS-7885) Builds (Compare 97 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X99A MPOWER (MS-7885)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,436
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