MSI X99A SLI (MS-7A54)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.7% 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 Drive305% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A54
MotherboardMSI X99A SLI (MS-7A54)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190613
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 21 '20 at 03:47
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6850K-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94% Outstanding
1-Core 134
2-Core 268
95% 201 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 791
86% 664 Pts
64-Core 1,030
69% 1,030 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 94%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
EVGA(3842 6573) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
75.7% Very good
Lighting 282
Reflection 291
Parallax 300
74% 291 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 278
Splatting 228
76% 234 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$164
226GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN139B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1535 1611 1544 1603 1543 1554 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
305% Outstanding
Read 2,171
Write 1,475
Mixed 1195
SusWrite 1,565
358% 1,602 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 80.6
253% 92.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,074
DQ Write 886
DQ Mixed 975
731% 978 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 305%
Great: 354%
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$85
88GB free
Firmware: X41100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 439 303 279 277 277 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 473
Write 452
Mixed 344
SusWrite 341
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 38.3
148% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 243
209% 309 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
896GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 208 208 207 209 210 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 144
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 208
119% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 120%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 21.5
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.8
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 87%
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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 (MS-7A54) Builds (Compare 215 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI X99A SLI (MS-7A54)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $734
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