MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING R6 SIEGE (MS-7A11)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics82.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive161% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemMSI MS-7A11
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING R6 SIEGE (MS-7A11)  (all builds)
Memory19.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20161018
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 23 '17 at 15:19
Run Duration447 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
88.4% Excellent
1-Core 131
2-Core 262
92% 196 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 708
77% 599 Pts
64-Core 712
48% 712 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Lighting 337
Reflection 304
Parallax 356
88% 332 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 305
Splatting 224
83% 245 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$250
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 1,319
Write 627
Mixed 888
208% 944 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 47.4
212% 84.1 MB/s
DQ Read 38.7
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 175
122% 145 MB/s
Poor: 146%
This bench: 161%
Great: 242%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
41GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 373
Mixed 408
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 23.3
130% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 69
126% 250 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 112%
Marvell Raid VD 64GB
23GB free
Firmware: MV.R Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
40.7% Average
Read 328
Write 188
Mixed 203
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 17.4
4K Mixed 8.5
53% 15.8 MB/s
DQ Read 20.1
DQ Write 17.7
DQ Mixed 12.2
11% 16.6 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 41%
WD WD6000HLHX-01JJPV0 600GB
246GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Read 131
Write 121
Mixed 115
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 2.94
4K Mixed 0.69
174% 1.56 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 80%
USB 2.0 OCZ DIESEL 4GB
4GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
4.51% Terrible
Read 16.7
Write 2.95
Mixed 4.69
8% 8.11 MB/s
4K Read 5.9
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.02
23% 1.98 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.51%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C12 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 30.7
MC Mixed 25.1
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 26.1
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 56.4
71% 56.4 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 123%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A KRAIT GAMING R6 SIEGE (MS-7A11) Builds (Compare 339 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING R6 SIEGE (MS-7A11)

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