MSI X99S XPOWER AC (MS-7881)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics64.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive111% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7881
MotherboardMSI X99S XPOWER AC (MS-7881)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colori, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160715
Uptime4.7 Days
Run DateJul 23 '17 at 08:51
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU2%

 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 i7-5930K-$599
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 543
QC Mixed 522
120% 531 Pts
MC Int 1,011
MC Float 1,072
MC Mixed 1,059
157% 1,047 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 106%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1300 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
64.7% Good
Lighting 197
Reflection 153
Parallax 249
67% 200 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 159
Splatting 172
63% 152 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 69%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 256GB
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 970
Write 746
Mixed 834
189% 850 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 10.2
67% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 16.1
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 13.5
60% 123 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 111%
Great: 238%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
40GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
34.4% Below average
Read 162
Write 86.9
Mixed 103
26% 117 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 41.5
4K Mixed 11.3
63% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 97.1
DQ Write 87.4
DQ Mixed 7.52
29% 64 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 74%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
819GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 87.6
Write 90.9
Mixed 92.6
68% 90.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 2.01
4K Mixed 0.36
100% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 58%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$53
213GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 104
Write 96.1
Mixed 103
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.15
70% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 85%
WD WD6400AAVS-00G9B1 640GB
34GB free
Firmware: 05.04C05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 65.3
Write 45.1
Mixed 56.3
42% 55.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.27
79% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$150
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (95th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
114% Outstanding
MC Read 43.9
MC Write 46.7
MC Mixed 40
124% 43.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 24.4
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99S XPOWER AC (MS-7881) Builds (Compare 91 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI X99S XPOWER AC (MS-7881) - $406

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,145
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