MSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 91.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54.4% 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 Drive265% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 10 '21 at 00:47
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Memory 82.6
1-Core 140
2-Core 275
93% 166 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 985
95% 760 Pts
64-Core 1,409
94% 1,409 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1358 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
54.4% Above average
Lighting 65.6
Reflection 63.6
Parallax 95.7
53% 75 fps
MRender 65.7
Gravity 70.3
Splatting 47.4
56% 61.1 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$374
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1349 1500 1348 1418 1435 1038 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 1,718
Write 1481
Mixed 1017
SusWrite 1348
312% 1,391 MB/s
4K Read 52.2
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 70.9
262% 99.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1098
DQ Write 401
DQ Mixed 593
480% 697 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 265%
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 @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
86.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 24.4
MC Mixed 35
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 36.4
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 75.9
53% 75.9 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.8%
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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