MSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 142%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 142%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics178% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive284% 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.
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.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A91
MotherboardMSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91)  (all builds)
Memory58.6 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180731
Uptime1 Days
Run DateDec 06 '18 at 12:04
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-7900X-$969
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
1-Core 138
2-Core 258
94% 198 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 1,085
100% 815 Pts
64-Core 653
44% 653 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$750
EVGA(3842 6598) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
178% Outstanding
Lighting 699
Reflection 492
Parallax 610
206% 601 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 521
Splatting 279
157% 353 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 178%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
53GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 154 174 103 150 108 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Read 494
Write 421
Mixed 323
SusWrite 193
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 37.2
141% 54.3 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 67.6
86% 161 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 110%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
376GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1442 1527 1556 1439 1422 1405 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 1,978
Write 1,658
Mixed 832
SusWrite 1,465
332% 1,483 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 58.1
221% 84.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,191
DQ Write 959
DQ Mixed 982
760% 1,044 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 284%
Great: 358%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$68
883GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 148 149 149 148 147 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 135
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 148
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 116%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 117 115 114 116 116 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 118
Write 103
Mixed 63
SusWrite 115
73% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
180% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 87%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 136 134 135 133 137 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 131
Write 122
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 135
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 87%
Samsung Flash Drive DUO 64GB
60GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.8 19 21 17 21 22 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
10% Terrible
Read 37.3
Write 8
Mixed 13.3
SusWrite 17.9
22% 19.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1.6
65% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8x8GB
8 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
132% Outstanding
MC Read 43.4
MC Write 75.6
MC Mixed 42.4
154% 53.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.2
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 11.3
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 132%
Great: 131%
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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).

Typical X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91) Builds (Compare 317 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
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Desktop
Desktop 126%
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Workstation
Workstation 133%
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Motherboard: MSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC (MS-7A91)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,858
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