MSI X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics164% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemMSI MS-7A54
MotherboardMSI X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54)  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160913
Uptime4 Days
Run DateJan 27 '18 at 01:35
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-6800K-$442
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 114
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 421
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 427
98% 435 Pts
MC Int 793
MC Float 925
MC Mixed 863
128% 860 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 540
Reflection 507
Parallax 623
176% 557 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 514
Splatting 278
155% 349 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 164%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$87
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 528
Write 511
Mixed 455
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 93.6
4K Mixed 14.3
112% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 13.8
96% 222 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 110%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$22
239GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
40.4% Average
Read 76.4
Write 64.1
Mixed 73.1
54% 71.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.27
83% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 55%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$34
87GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
56% Above average
Read 102
Write 92.7
Mixed 68.2
65% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.25
81% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 56%
Great: 71%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$118
31GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 155
Write 119
Mixed 123
99% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.26
91% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB-$165
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (94th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
125% Outstanding
MC Read 43.3
MC Write 58.4
MC Mixed 45
140% 48.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 23
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 125%
Great: 127%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54) Builds (Compare 326 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X99A TOMAHAWK (MS-7A54)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 125% - Outstanding Total price: $1,071
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