MSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 20.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Boot Drive125% 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.
Memory128GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 128GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A21
MotherboardMSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)  (all builds)
Memory119.4 GB free of 128 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit barev, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160923
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 28 '18 at 15:55
Run Duration213 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6900K-$795
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Relative performance (0th percentile)
20.7% Poor
1-Core 34.3
2-Core 63.9
23% 49.1 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 190
19% 153 Pts
64-Core 330
22% 330 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 20.7%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SEDC1000H800G 800GB
522GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FTD4.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 758 833 1028 773 732 996 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
125% Outstanding
Read 861
Write 1,113
Mixed 516
SusWrite 853
189% 836 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 25.1
87% 29.1 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 287
203% 263 MB/s
Kingston SEDC1000H800G 800GB
1.5TB free
Firmware: E7FTD4.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1847 1878 1875 1868 1914 1993 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
206% Outstanding
Read 1,254
Write 1,758
Mixed 459
SusWrite 1,896
304% 1,342 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 28.5
93% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 282
201% 259 MB/s
Seagate ST2000NM0011 2TB-$40
1.5TB free
Firmware: SN02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 101 99 102 102 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 106
Write 99.5
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 100
68% 92.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 3000 C15 8x16GB
8 of 8 slots used
128GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67.2% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 31.6
78% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 8.8
20% 7.13 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 161%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 122%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 88%
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Motherboard: MSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,438
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