MSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 93.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive258% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A31
MotherboardMSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display5120 x 2880 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 08 '21 at 05:34
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Memory 87.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 268
93% 164 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 1,010
96% 771 Pts
64-Core 1,519
102% 1,519 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1338 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.2% Above average
Lighting 60.3
Reflection 61.5
Parallax 85.3
49% 69 fps
MRender 63.9
Gravity 67.9
Splatting 47.1
54% 59.6 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$374
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1241 1274 1256 1207 1166 1501 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
258% Outstanding
Read 1,657
Write 1,486
Mixed 1,043
SusWrite 1,274
306% 1,365 MB/s
4K Read 52.3
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 70.8
262% 98.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,096
DQ Write 400
DQ Mixed 594
480% 697 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 258%
Great: 260%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Flare X DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
91% Outstanding
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 35.5
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 28.7
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 38.9
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 91%
Great: 119%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31) Builds (Compare 942 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31) - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $1,924
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