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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.4% 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 Drive47.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A11
MotherboardMSI Z170A KRAIT GAMING 3X (MS-7A11)  (all builds)
Memory30 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 24 '21 at 14:16
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Memory 89
1-Core 118
2-Core 225
84% 144 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 433
57% 421 Pts
64-Core 432
29% 432 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.4% Very good
Lighting 92.8
Reflection 106
Parallax 97.6
75% 98.7 fps
MRender 93.7
Gravity 94.1
Splatting 92.6
76% 93.5 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 78 83 80 85 85 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 143
Write 95.2
Mixed 113
SusWrite 82.2
24% 108 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 17.4
109% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 123
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 93.7
76% 108 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
461GB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 116 115 118 117 117 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 158
Write 159
Mixed 136
SusWrite 117
106% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 108%
WD WD10JUCT-63J6SY0 1TB
452GB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 87 86 87 87 86 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 82.4
Write 73.2
Mixed 45.9
SusWrite 86.1
53% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 63%
Seagate M3 Portable 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0708
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 124 126 134 131 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
67.4% Good
Read 107
Write 139
Mixed 88
SusWrite 128
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.8
203% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4BL.M8FE 859B BL8G32C16U4BL.M8FE1 859B BL8G32C16U4BL.M8FE 859B BL8G32C16U4BL.M8FE1 32GB
2667, 2667, 2667, 2667 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
90.4% Outstanding
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 30.5
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 34.7
SC Mixed 26.4
76% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170A KRAIT GAMING 3X (MS-7A11) Builds (Compare 2,438 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $890
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