MSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 47.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics124% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive83.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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 (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A21
MotherboardMSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)  (all builds)
Memory57 GB free of 64 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160616
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 27 '21 at 15:46
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 28%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6950X-$914
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
47.7% Average
Memory 69.7
1-Core 33.1
2-Core 70.4
39% 57.7 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 256
25% 198 Pts
64-Core 418
28% 418 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
124% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 154
Parallax 222
93% 164 fps
MRender 218
Gravity 196
Splatting 144
161% 186 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 124%
Great: 202%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 2TB-$389
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 423 420 419 417 421 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 424
Write 416
Mixed 387
SusWrite 420
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 41.9
4K Mixed 28.3
94% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 249
187% 249 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 132%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$219
198GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 429 427 427 426 427 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 452
Write 424
Mixed 358
SusWrite 427
94% 415 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 50.5
4K Mixed 31.2
104% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 306
233% 314 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 123%
Toshiba OCZ RD400 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$70
408GB free
Firmware: 57CZ4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1182 1239 1199 1192 1244 460 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
153% Outstanding
Read 1,095
Write 1,163
Mixed 853
SusWrite 1,086
237% 1,049 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 44
4K Mixed 31.1
99% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 277
202% 266 MB/s
Poor: 115%
This bench: 153%
Great: 242%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C15 4x16GB
4 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
66.8% Good
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 31
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.5
SC Write 6.7
SC Mixed 9.4
22% 7.53 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 127%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X99A XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A21)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $989
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