MSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 154%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 153%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 117%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive117% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A91
MotherboardMSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91)  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 14:10
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i9-7960X-$1,381
CPU0, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
117% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 122
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 492
QC Mixed 483
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 2,227
MC Float 2,519
MC Mixed 2,398
356% 2,381 Pts
Poor: 106%
This bench: 117%
Great: 145%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1300 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Lighting 212
Reflection 158
Parallax 280
73% 216 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 180
Splatting 178
68% 162 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 960GB
822GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 921
Write 879
Mixed 743
189% 848 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 22.4
4K Mixed 9.21
50% 16.4 MB/s
DQ Read 297
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 31.8
86% 184 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 117%
Great: 215%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
814GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
335% Outstanding
Read 2,156
Write 2,554
Mixed 2,081
507% 2,263 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 56.2
190% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 758
DQ Write 760
DQ Mixed 329
366% 616 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 335%
Great: 409%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$500
477GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
295% Outstanding
Read 2,237
Write 1,418
Mixed 1,587
387% 1,748 MB/s
4K Read 50.4
4K Write 274
4K Mixed 61.9
301% 129 MB/s
DQ Read 921
DQ Write 412
DQ Mixed 251
296% 528 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 295%
Great: 279%
Patriot Blast 240GB
223GB free
Firmware: SAFM12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 371
Write 262
Mixed 205
62% 279 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 8.33
74% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 93.9
DQ Mixed 39
51% 93.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 85%
Samsung D3 Station 2TB
2TB free, PID 6123
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 39.7
Write 41.1
Mixed 8.43
35% 29.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 7.28
4K Mixed 0.69
274% 2.92 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$215
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
56.2% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 17.2
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 10.4
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 86.8
46% 86.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91) Builds (Compare 220 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 145%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,812
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