MSI Z170A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM EDITION

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.6% 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 Drive69.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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)
Memory22.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171206
Uptime2 Days
Run DateMar 22 '19 at 07:35
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
75.8% Very good
1-Core 141
2-Core 252
94% 197 Pts
4-Core 417
8-Core 702
71% 559 Pts
64-Core 727
49% 727 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Lighting 378
Reflection 380
Parallax 424
100% 394 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 379
Splatting 247
95% 288 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 173 110 225 208 284 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
69.2% Good
Read 353
Write 48.2
Mixed 264
SusWrite 193
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 31.1
105% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 64.7
96% 181 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 109%
Hitachi HDS721010CLA630 1TB
726GB free
Firmware: JP4OA41A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 97 105 102 100 99 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 115
Write 116
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 101
72% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 77%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 172 174 174 173 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 159
Mixed 95.3
SusWrite 172
112% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
240% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2176 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.6% Good
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 22.3
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 28.2
SC Mixed 22.7
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 123%
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 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 1,220 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z170A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM EDITION - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,167
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $83SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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