MSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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 93.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics91% 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 Drive81% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A21
MotherboardMSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160616
Uptime6.7 Days
Run DateMar 12 '17 at 18:07
Run Duration408 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 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 i7-6850K-$570
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
SC Int 112
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 113
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 494
QC Mixed 470
107% 471 Pts
MC Int 842
MC Float 966
MC Mixed 908
135% 905 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
MaxC: 1911 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Lighting 286
Reflection 277
Parallax 286
86% 283 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 269
Splatting 217
103% 227 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 91%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 540s Series 1TB-$349
842GB free
Firmware: LSBG200 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 498
Write 471
Mixed 481
108% 483 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 16.5
82% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 15.7
58% 125 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 81%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Cruzer Dial 32GB
19GB free, PID 5599
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Read 38.1
Write 12
Mixed 21.1
26% 23.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.33
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 1.03
114% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 15%
Generic Flash Disk 4GB
3GB free, PID 7788
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
5.44% Terrible
Read 20.9
Write 3.54
Mixed 5.86
10% 10.1 MB/s
4K Read 6.79
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.01
26% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 5.44%
Great: 23%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$125
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
120% Outstanding
MC Read 43.4
MC Write 55.1
MC Mixed 41.1
133% 46.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 22.4
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 120%
Great: 121%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21) Builds (Compare 95 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,268
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