MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING 3X (MS-7A11)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 58.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics81% 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 Drive118% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
SystemMSI MS-7A11
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING 3X (MS-7A11)  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160724
Uptime6 Days
Run DateJun 17 '22 at 18:10
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$163
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
58.2% Above average
Memory 80.3
1-Core 70.1
2-Core 128
57% 93 Pts
4-Core 202
8-Core 259
29% 231 Pts
64-Core 249
15% 249 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 511.23
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81% Excellent
Lighting 102
Reflection 107
Parallax 97.6
83% 102 fps
MRender 92.3
Gravity 99
Splatting 96.2
79% 95.8 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81%
Great: 88%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$163
827GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 420 433 427 454 450 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 456
Write 413
Mixed 372
SusWrite 437
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 91.2
4K Mixed 56.8
185% 63.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 358
266% 353 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 118%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.5% Above average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 19.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 18
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 79.9
50% 79.9 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 71: 9R 8G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
71% 46% 41 287 202 60 24" 1920 1080 GSM5B72 LG ULTRAGEAR
History: Score 63: 8R 6G 5B | Score 71: 9R 8G 2B
Typical Z170A KRAIT GAMING 3X (MS-7A11) Builds (Compare 939 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING 3X (MS-7A11)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $503
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