MSI Z170A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM EDITION

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 113%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics158% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7968
MotherboardMSI Z170A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM EDITION  (all builds)
Memory29.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 04:15
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i7-6700K-$328
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
113% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 550
QC Float 573
QC Mixed 573
128% 565 Pts
MC Int 750
MC Float 851
MC Mixed 810
120% 804 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 113%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$728
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
158% Outstanding
Lighting 528
Reflection 489
Parallax 551
166% 523 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 502
Splatting 276
152% 343 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 158%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$301
675GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 409
Mixed 415
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 51.3
200% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 53.4
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 31.8
65% 123 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 114%
Great: 118%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$138
381GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 410
Mixed 420
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 30.2
168% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 47
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 29.8
39% 66.7 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
272GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
65% Good
Read 125
Write 102
Mixed 107
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.25
99% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 65%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
89.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 34.8
MC Mixed 28.9
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 29.2
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 132%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM EDITION(MS-7968) Builds (Compare 849 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z170A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM EDITION - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,528
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $175Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $138
Intel Core i5-8600K $222AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $177SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $911SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback