MSI X370 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A31)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 92.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51% 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 Drive253% 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)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 12 '21 at 12:16
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Memory 82.8
1-Core 140
2-Core 279
93% 167 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 1,022
98% 786 Pts
64-Core 1,565
105% 1,565 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1318 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51% Above average
Lighting 59.9
Reflection 62.8
Parallax 82.8
48% 68.5 fps
MRender 65.3
Gravity 67.3
Splatting 46.1
54% 59.6 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$374
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1368 1211 1292 1488 1160 1174 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 1,681
Write 1,037
Mixed 989
SusWrite 1,282
279% 1,247 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 67.7
253% 95.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,018
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 522
423% 620 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 253%
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 @ 3466 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
89.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 35.6
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 36.4
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.3%
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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