MSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics46.5% 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 Drive239% 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)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 09 '21 at 21:09
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Memory 75.4
1-Core 139
2-Core 276
90% 164 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 956
93% 747 Pts
64-Core 1,430
96% 1,430 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
46.5% Average
Lighting 53.3
Reflection 57.1
Parallax 80.2
43% 63.5 fps
MRender 62.7
Gravity 62.8
Splatting 44.5
50% 56.7 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$374
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1121 1095 1002 991 957 903 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
239% Outstanding
Read 1,633
Write 1,054
Mixed 874
SusWrite 1,012
255% 1,143 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 69.5
257% 97.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,089
DQ Write 381
DQ Mixed 582
470% 684 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 239%
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 @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
71.4% Very good
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 28.5
72% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 28.5
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 89.4
45% 89.4 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 71.4%
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 940 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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