MSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 94.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics46.9% 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 Drive259% 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 11 '21 at 11:31
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$305
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Memory 84.1
1-Core 139
2-Core 280
94% 168 Pts
4-Core 560
8-Core 1033
99% 796 Pts
64-Core 1,569
105% 1,569 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 94.3%
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
46.9% Average
Lighting 53.5
Reflection 61.7
Parallax 80.1
43% 65.1 fps
MRender 64.5
Gravity 63.5
Splatting 45.1
51% 57.7 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$374
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1180 1372 1318 1426 1471 1413 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 1,556
Write 1,089
Mixed 848
SusWrite 1,363
272% 1,214 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 71.5
265% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,099
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 575
462% 673 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 259%
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 (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
85.6% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 33.8
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 37.5
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.6%
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 937 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: 44% - Average Total price: $1,877
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