MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING R6 SIEGE (MS-7A11)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics140% 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 Drive152% 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.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A11
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING R6 SIEGE (MS-7A11)  (all builds)
Memory21 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 18:03
Run Duration220 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Memory 95.2
1-Core 130
2-Core 258
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 678
70% 553 Pts
64-Core 694
47% 694 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
MSI(1462 360D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 521
Reflection 509
Parallax 643
137% 558 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 545
Splatting 252
141% 352 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 140%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Marvell Raid VD 64GB
1GB free
Firmware: MV.R
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 297
Write 191
Mixed 152
47% 213 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 18
4K Mixed 13.9
66% 19.2 MB/s
DQ Read 108
DQ Write 17.9
DQ Mixed 23.7
28% 49.9 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 41%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$45
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 33 131 50 310 128 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
152% Outstanding
Read 2,038
Write 697
Mixed 570
SusWrite 149
188% 864 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 21.2
4K Mixed 26.1
116% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1020
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 283
288% 492 MB/s
Poor: 136%
This bench: 152%
Great: 240%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
78GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,473
Write 1,755
Mixed 1,179
398% 1,802 MB/s
4K Read 65.5
4K Write 67.9
4K Mixed 59.1
211% 64.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,084
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 402
363% 576 MB/s
Poor: 207% Great: 318%
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 500GB
54GB free
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9,012
Write 4,888
Mixed 6,197
1,479% 6,699 MB/s
4K Read 488
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 114
929% 228 MB/s
DQ Read 1,132
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 381
356% 580 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 128%
WD WD6000HLHX-01JJPV0 600GB
151GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 114 114 115 115 115 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 112
Write 106
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 114
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 80%
Forza Motorsport 3 2GB
2GB free, PID 5560
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 12 11 12 12 11 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
8.12% Terrible
Read 24.2
Write 8
Mixed 4.7
SusWrite 11.4
14% 12.1 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
33% 3 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.12%
Great: 8%
USB 2.0 OCZ DIESEL 4GB
4GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.9 3 3 3 3 3 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
4.49% Terrible
Read 16.5
Write 2.5
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 2.9
7% 6.53 MB/s
4K Read 6.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
23% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.49%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C12 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.3
MC Mixed 25.2
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 32.8
SC Mixed 26.9
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 122%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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